Monthly Archives: July 2011

Garden growing after good rain last week

Shasta daisies are tall and gorgeous this year. Butterflies enjoy the coneflowers. Butterfly bush is just starting to bloom.  I love the fragrance. They smell like honey. Dill is growing in the cabbages and the aphids have not attacked them … Continue reading

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Rained all day in Scott Valley

It was raining at 8 a.m. Monday morning, when I drove to Yreka and still raining when I drove home at 6: 30 p.m. Not much of a thunderstorm as the weatherman predicted, just a good solid rain storm from … Continue reading

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Great music and fun at Scott Valley Bluegrass Festival this weekend

Scott Murphy, far left, found the afternoon of music relaxing! Anne Kramer and friend taught children several song, which they performed at 5 p.m. Great talent budding there. Snap Jackson & the Knock on Wood Players from Stockton, CA. played … Continue reading

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Flowers in July

Orange day lilies Coreopsis and lambs ears Potato patch starting to bloom Red rose Variegated rose Volunteer red snapdragon blooms with the lambs ears and lavendar Butterflies love the steer manure I mixed for the seed bed for the peas … Continue reading

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