Flower of the Month: Pasque Flower

Flower of the Month: Pasque Flower

Pasque flower, or Pulsatilla vulgaris is a member of the Ranunculaceae family. Ranunculus (my favourite spring flower) is also a member of this family. You can find more information on the Ranunculus flower here. Pulsatilla vulgaris is a herbaceous perennial flower,...
Flower of the Month: Ranunculus

Flower of the Month: Ranunculus

Spring is my favourite season. I love watching nature awaken from a deep slumber, like a bear out of hibernation. For me, spring feels like a rebirth. Northern gardeners like myself have had to sit and wait, patiently, and daydream about a garden covered in snow. A...
Flower of the Day: Agapanthus

Flower of the Day: Agapanthus

Last summer, while travelling through France, I was surprised and delighted to come across an unusual flower. I had never seen one like this in my climate zone and needed to find out what it was! It’s funnel shaped delicate flowers looked like a fireworks...
Flower of the Day: Perennial White Aster

Flower of the Day: Perennial White Aster

When I see an Aster in bloom, I know that summer is coming to an end and fall is around the corner. Asters remind me of warm sunny days, delicate flowers and softness, among the changing climate of fall. I love the delicate daisy-like petals and soft pollen centres of...