Summer

Summer highlight

July 19, 2018
Growing roses can sometimes be tricky. During the growing season, they may need constant dead-heading, the removal of the spent rose blossoms, to keep them looking their best.

Summer Highlight, 2016

Summer Highlight, 2016

July 20, 2016
The sweetgum tree, Liquidambar styraciflua may have a bit of a bad reputation but our first President must have thought highly of it when he gave thirteen saplings of this North American native to Alexander Hamilton, the nation's first Treasury Secretary. Washington meant for them to symbolize the unity of the thirteen colonies. Hamilton, in turn, gave them a prominent spot at his Lower Manhattan estate, Hamilton Grange.