Sylvus' Garden HomePage,
Okay, Okay, Sylvus' Pretty Weeds & Crawly Fauna HomePage
With the hopes that this will actually encourage me to do enough
gardening (i.e. weeding) to add to the site each year, I've revamped
the organization a little: each year (or maybe a couple–three years)
gets its own index page.
fall flower pictures taken with the lensbaby. 04oct2017
Some pix of my `eyed' pink daylilies. 05sep2017
Swallowtails in my garden, circa 2014 & 2017. 07sep2017
celebrating some `oh, finally' successes with lilies.
First spring bulbs of 2016 14mar2016
Summer flowers from my garden, especially tree peonies: post made 27jun15. Posted 07oct2015
spring garden; page created 1may2015, posted 06oct2015
Monarch caterpillar & pupa 15sep2014
Milkweed, shot in Jan., with snow 23jan2014
Late summer garden pix, shot 11sep2013 25sep2013
hachidori—hummingbirds—sort of shot in my garden. 30jul2013
yellow yarrow in the front yard. Also, lemon yellow daylilies. 29jul2013
My perennial garden peaks in July.
Pix of my sweetshrub, just ending, and clematis, just starting. 05jun2013
white tree peony blooms. I take soft-focus pix. 22may2013
2013 pix of my striped tree peony, with a side of wild ginger. 18may2013
siberian squill (wood squill, woodland hyacinth—Scilla siberica, in the lily family), last week of april; grape hyacinth, first week of may. 07may2013
My garden is flooded. So here are some pix to remind me that it will survive. 20apr2013
The first flowers to bloom this year. 01apr2013
mauve, pink and blue plant hanger for a friend. 01jun2013
A slightly blurry photo of a monarch in flight 04oct2012
Red begonias, with lensbaby. 23aug2012
In which I discover an unexpected benefit of a dandelion ridden lawn 28apr2012
red berries; mostly to make a test page 04nov2014
White tree peony shows off my new camera's capabilities. 22may2010
With the black eyed susans now just opening and the daylilies
going full-bore, the garden is officially peaking. Originally
posted 18jul08. 18jul2008
roundup of 2007 garden posts. Which, since I didn't even
start writing 'em till mid-August, are likely to sparse this year.
C'est la vie. Originally posted 18aug07. 18aug2007
2005 (so far) 16oct2005
Well, gee. My plans to post every day for at least a year
lasted almost 2 months before succumbing to angst and the need to get
on with my life. Summer always seems like it ought to be slow, lazy
and carefree, but it never is, because I do much of my traveling
then. I've just returned from one t...
Some wildflower pictures
taken end of June 2002 in Door County WI state parks and
van Riper State Park, UP, MI.