Hey there! I’m hoping the rain that is forecast here in Boston for the rest of the week is a good omen for my recent (rather ridiculous) flower purchase. Usually, once May rolls around I’ll head to Lowes or Home Depot and buy some annuals and stick them in my garden. I never take care of them, they die, and the cycle repeats itself the following year.
My recent post about the sorry state of my yard has inspired me to turn over a new leaf (har-har!).
I went a bit crazy and spent close to $100 on bulbs and flowers online. I’ve never bought flowers online before, so I’m a bit worried about it. I guess I’ll see what they’re like when they arrive in approximately 5- 10 days!
After doing some research about plants that tolerate extreme New England weather well (cold winters/hot summers) I came up with the following beauts:
I’d love for you guys to send some gardening tips my way! I’m very eager to learn! :-)