Tag Archives: Flowers in the Courtyard

     My itty-bitty courtyard garden is suffering against the oppressive heat that is this year’s New Orleans summer.      My gardening spirit has sunk a bit with it- but I water on (if for no other reason than to stand with the stalwarts) like the lilies.      As a rule of thumb, the lily […]

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     Least you think all is forever perfect at A Pleasant House: behold the summer garden- overgrown, or brown, or thin, or just petering-out in general.      Mold is growing before our very eyes (no matter that we Jomax), hornworms are using our tomato’s as condo’s, the roses have stopped budding, the echinacea is […]

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I simply had to share. These are Angel Trumpet flowers They are a large, visually powerful, blooming plant. They love the heat. I want them. I don’t have room. In this life. Brugmansia– Angel Trumpet(I actually took this photo!) I’m an angel. Why can’t I have one? Tweet

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