Thursday, December 21, 2006

Camellia Japonica 'Spring's Promise'

'Spring's Promise' is mis-named. It starts blooming in November and keeps blooming until late winter.

Monday, December 18, 2006

Ilex verticillata, winterberry holly, coral berry holly

I believe this is an Ilex verticillata with orange pumpkin colored berries rather than the traditional red.

Sunday, December 10, 2006

Friday, December 8, 2006

Penstemons and pinks

Short dianthus and medium height penstemons - a good combination.

Friday, December 1, 2006


Leontopodium alpinum
Lion's foot or paw
Queen's flower