|Jane McGary admiring Claire's wonderful curbside rockery, much of it seeded with Ron Ratko's Northwest Native seed treasures.|
|Claire's nursery is loaded with treasures|
|And back home Sam is standing guard over the|
Crocus collection, he is a marvelous hunter and
After Ginger passed and we went through a few cats
lost to Coyotes, I'm happy to have a good Tom to
Keep control of the rodents.
I do look forward to the holidays, but having to leave in the dark and drive home from the day job in the dark does grow old fast. That doesn't leave much time for enjoying the fall bloomers.
Thunderstorms and rain, hopefully a little sun this weekend and I'll be out harvesting some of the Saffron.
Cheers, Mark Akimoff