My mock orange is blooming

And it smells glorious.  I cut some of the branches off to enjoy inside the house and they’ve done surprisingly well.  I’m on day 3 and have only lost a few flower petals.  Please excuse…

The garden – what a month does!

We’ve had a slow start to summer here in the PNW for the second year in a row.  For gardeners, it’s FRUSTRATING!  Everything has started off slowly.  For example, purple lilacs usually bloom for a…