Rose bloom

May 17, 2009 - All the roses in the back rose bed are blooming right now and it’s fun to see all the colors together. ‘St. Patrick’ especially is blooming quite nicely…lots of blooms with no insect damage!

House finches

March 30, 2009 - As Mum-mum put it, there are sure a lot of birdie hormones flying around the yard at this time of year! It’s fun to see birds pair off, though. This House Finch pair posed for me in the oak tree. Although I suspect Peter wishes that our young Mr. Cardinal had not found a mate…he […]