Monday, August 27, 2012


Planted Ogon Redwood, Sputnik Buttonbush and Sheri's Cloud Nyssa and moved the Phantom Hysrangea to the pool fence. Swam but water cold.

Sunday, August 26, 2012


I pruned the Vitex trifolia and Ligustrum recurvifolium.

Planting and potting up

I planted the Fairy Rose, False Bush Clover and Blue Bird Rose of Sharon and potted up Ilex Solar Flare, Trochodendron and Muhlenbergia dumosa.

Thursday, August 23, 2012

Mowing and edging

Mowed and edged all lawns.

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Mulch and weeding

I spread pine straw and hand weeded the mail box bed, hydrant bed, by the side of the conservatory and part of the path to the croquet lawn.

Tuesday, August 21, 2012


I moved 3 Mosquito grass and 1 Hameln into the ornamental grasses border.

Mulch and weeding

I hand weeded and spread pine straw in the new raised bed and along the pool fence slope to the side lot.

Monday, August 20, 2012


Added one yard of soil from Bricko to the raised bed.

Sunday, August 19, 2012

Raised bed

I dug up some of the Muhly grass to finish the end of the raised bed that curves back into the hill.

Saturday, August 18, 2012


Moved Pennisetum National Arboretum to the ornamental grasses bed.

Golf course path

I dug out the top side of the raised bed to make a more level path through it.

Friday, August 17, 2012

Raised bed

Dug out all the remaining grass from the raised bed by the golf course.

Thursday, August 16, 2012

Raised bed

Added some soil and dug up more grass from the new raised bed.

Wednesday, August 15, 2012


Dug up weeds in the new raised bed to get ready to fill it.

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Mowing and edging

Mowed and edged all lawns.

Monday, August 13, 2012


Hand weeded the bermuda grass path.

Sunday, August 12, 2012


Hand pulled weeds in the Almost Shade, One Of Everything, Camellias and More and Big Trees and Birds gardens and sprayed 6 gallons of Roundup everywhere except the pool lawn and berm.

Saturday, August 04, 2012


Weeded all areas inside the pool fence and started on the Wild Conservatory Garden and Golf Course Hedge.

Friday, August 03, 2012


I planted Ruben Pineapple Lily, pink and blue dwarf Ruellias, African Queen Crinum in the Pool Lawn Border.


Mowed and edged all lawns.

Thursday, August 02, 2012

Rose and Holly Border

I planted the final rose in the Pool Lawn Border.

Wednesday, August 01, 2012

Rose and holly border

I removed two Soft Touch Hollies from the Pool Lawn Border and planted 3 Sweet Drift Roses.