Sylvus' Garden HomePage,
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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.

20200923

equionox representations of a striptease hosta 23sep2020

 
20200922

distractions affect the quality of a hosta sketch. 22sep2020

 
20200921

Ruth Bader Ginsberg died last Friday, which sucks. 21sep2020

 
20200919

2020 garden hosta notes...

 
20200916

3rd in a series of sunflower notecards made on 07sep20. 16sep2020

 
20200915

watercolour of a perennial sunflower with henna inspo. 2nd in a series painted 07sep20. 15sep2020

 
20200917

Black eyed susans, in pixels and paint. 17sep2020

 
20200914

Perennial sunflower, rendered in pixels and paint. Bonus bumblebee:) 14sep2020

 
20200910

two versions of a notecard featuring a perennial sunflower 10sep2020

 
20200831

Annual anticipation of bicoloured iris in s local public park. 31aug2020

 
20200812

slightly different angle of view for my favourite daylies 12aug2020

 
20200724

Lots of monarchs visiting the front garden this year. 24jul2020

 
20200722

I've got some good, deep red daylilies. Now I need the perfect picture. 22jul2020

 
20200723

crayon orange yellow daylily. 23jul2020

 
20200721

velvety, bright blood-red daylilies... 21jul2020

 
20200720

cream yellow ruffled daylilies 20jul2020

 
20200602

Caring for tree peonies. 02jun2020

 
20200602

Watercolour sketches of white tree peonies, 2018 02jun2020

 
20200612

26may20 shima nishiki from watercolour block 12jun2020

 
20200611

3 sketchbook pages of blooms from my shima nishiki tree peony 11jun2020

 
20200601

Peony in white... 01jun2020

 
20200406

snowdrops...in snow:) 06apr2020

 
20200407

rock iris 07apr2020

 
20200408

veronica/speedwell flowers 08apr2020

 
20200409

Chionodoxa, beautiful star-eyes... 09apr2020

 
20171004

fall flower pictures taken with the lensbaby. 04oct2017

 
20170905

Some pix of my `eyed' pink daylilies. 05sep2017

 
20170907

Swallowtails in my garden, circa 2014 & 2017. 07sep2017

 
20170829

celebrating some `oh, finally' successes with lilies.

 
20160314

First spring bulbs of 2016 14mar2016

 
20151007

Summer flowers from my garden, especially tree peonies: post made 27jun15. Posted 07oct2015

 
20151006

spring garden; page created 1may2015, posted 06oct2015

 
20140915

Monarch caterpillar & pupa 15sep2014

 
20140123

Milkweed, shot in Jan., with snow 23jan2014

 
20130925

Late summer garden pix, shot 11sep2013; index page for 2013 garden 25sep2013

 
20130730

hachidori—hummingbirds—sort of shot in my garden. 30jul2013

 
20130729

yellow yarrow in the front yard. Also, lemon yellow daylilies. 29jul2013

 
20130726

My perennial garden peaks in July.

 
20130605

Pix of my sweetshrub, just ending, and clematis, just starting. 05jun2013

 
20130522

white tree peony blooms. I take soft-focus pix. 22may2013

 
20130518

2013 pix of my striped tree peony, with a side of wild ginger. 18may2013

 
20130507

siberian squill (wood squill, woodland hyacinth—Scilla siberica, in the lily family), last week of april; grape hyacinth, first week of may. 07may2013

 
20130420

My garden is flooded. So here are some pix to remind me that it will survive. 20apr2013

 
20130401

The first flowers to bloom this year. 01apr2013

 
20130601

mauve, pink and blue plant hanger for a friend. Also in a garden shot 01jun2013

 
20121012

purple morning glory with water drops 12oct2012

 
20121004

A slightly blurry photo of a monarch in flight 04oct2012

 
20120823

Red begonias, with lensbaby. 23aug2012

 
20120428

Butterflies and real eyes. 28apr2012

 
20120428

In which I discover an unexpected benefit of a dandelion ridden lawn 28apr2012

 
20141104

red berries; mostly to make a test page 04nov2014

 
20100701

pretty picture of a stella d'oro daylily

 
20100522

White tree peony shows off my new camera's capabilities. 22may2010

 
20090723

In which I try to shoot hummingbirds. And fail. Originally posted 23jul09. 23jul2009

 
20080723

It's been 3 years since I've posted any butterfly pix. So here's a swallowtail . Shot (and mostly written) 21jul, posted 23jul08. 23jul2008

 
20080718

With the black eyed susans now just opening and the daylilies going full-bore, the garden is officially peaking. Originally posted 18jul08. 18jul2008

 
20200110

After sitting as a proposed index for 12 years, I've repurposed this page to show off garden pix taken 06jun08 (the day it was made;) 10jan2020

 
20080109

I actually photographed these autumn chrysanthemums three days before fall officially started. 09jan2008

 
20070818

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

 
20070815

End of summer summary. Originally posted 15aug07 15aug2007

 
20060708

Red for the 4th . Originally (shot and) posted 08jul06 . 08jul2006

 
20060616

2006 16jun2006

 
20060407

One of my favorite harbingers of spring . Posted 07apr. (N.b. images in this subindex are in chronological order, rather than the latest up top.) 07apr2006

 
20051016

2005 (so far) 16oct2005

 
20050710

A deep burgundy iris 10jul2005

 
20050710

awesome neighbors are the ones who water for you in July. 10jul2005

 
20040522

Lacy wild carrot 22may2004

 
20020101

2001 01jan2002

 
20010101

1998–2000 01jan2001

 
 

Some wildflower pictures taken end of June 2002 in Door County WI state parks and van Riper State Park, UP, MI.