Thursday, July 26, 2012


Mowed and edged all lawns.

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Grass removal

Removed more grass for the new grasses border.


I planted the Muhlenbergia filipes, moved Little Bunny, planted Indian Steel Indian Grass in the new grasses bed.

Saturday, July 21, 2012


Planted Aster tataricus and Aster iinumae hortensis in the Wild Conservatory Garden, Hemerocallis fulva and Rocky Top Coneflower in the Daylily Garden.

Tuesday, July 17, 2012


Mowed all lawns.


Planted Vitex negundo and White Vitex in the new raised bed by the golf course, moved Gold Rider Leyland to the property line and planted Gordlinia in the berm, replanted Hatsushimo Rose of Sharon by the Abelias with its own deer fence, planted Mojo Pittosporum around the pool, potting up the Indian Hawthorn, planted Little Twist Prunus in the One of Everything garden, Ilex integra 'Ogon' in the hydrant bed, moving the Itea chinensis to the Almost Shade Garden, Begonia Barbara Rogers in the courtyard, Miscanthus Stardust in the Pool Lawn Border moving White Nandina to the Camellias and More garden, where I also planted Gnome Gingko, moving the Verdonii Chamaecyparis to the Big Trees and Birds garden. Planted Mexican Beautyberry in the Big Trees and Birds garden.

Sunday, July 15, 2012


Planted Salvia greggii 'Ultravioldet' and Snow Cap Shasta Daisy in the In Between Garden, moved the Clethra to the Helipad, Veronicastrum Lavender Towers and Raspberry Wine Bee Balm in the Berm, Miscanthus Puenktchen and Hypericum Sunny Border in the Abelias and More bed, Panicum Prairie Sky in the Pool Lawn Border, Petite Delight Bee Balm in the One Of Everything garden, potted up the Treasure Island Carex, Shorty Euphorbia and Xenox Sedum in the Octagonal Perennial Garden.

Thursday, July 12, 2012


Planted Euonymus Emerald 'n Gold in the Pool Lawn Border and Snow Cap Shasta Daisy in the perennial bed.

Mow and edge

Mowed and edged all lawns.

Wednesday, July 11, 2012


Emptied soil bags into the golf course retaining wall area.

Tuesday, July 10, 2012


Dug out the remaining bermuda from the first 2/3 of the new retaining wall area.

Saturday, July 07, 2012

Herbicide and weeding

Hand weeded and then sprayed 6 gallons of RoundUp - including refreshing the bermuda I am killing and digging up.

Friday, July 06, 2012


Continued to work on digging out the bermuda for the raised bed.


Planted Red Osmanthus and O'Spring Holly in the One Of Everything garden, Mysterious Maiden Miscanthus in the Golf Course Hedge, Ponytail Grass and Red Buttons Pennisetum (moved from the Golf Course Hedge) in the Ornamental Grasses Border.

Wednesday, July 04, 2012

Bermuda lawn removal

Filled two cart loads of grass from the bermuda lawn in the Ornamental Grasses Border.


Planted 3 Peedee Ingot Liriope, 3 The Blue Little Bluestem, Hameln Pennisetum (from the back right corner), 3 Pardon Me Daylilies and 2 Muhly Grasses in the Ornamental Grasses Border.

Mow and edge

Mowed and edged all lawns.

Monday, July 02, 2012


I built a new edge and wall on the edge of the golf course for the Ornamental Grasses border.


I planted Hello Yellow Blackberry Lily, Saliva darcyii Vermillion Bluffs, Alliums Ozawa and Ozawa White and Leucanthemum Silver Princess in the One Of Everything garden. I planted daylilies Savannah Debutante and Squirrelly Shirley in the Daylily Fountain Garden.


Had the sprinklers raised in the ornamental grasses border and 3 Ligustrums removed from the one of everything garden.