|Green Agave Poster by Debra Lee Baldwin|
Photojournalist and author of two best-selling books: Designing with Succulents and Succulent Container Gardens Debra Lee Baldwin has a new Internet Store featuring her artwork.
Paper Whites (Narcissus tazetta) spritz the air with their fragrance. From a half dozen bulbs they have multiplied. Wherever they have multiplied: there are no gopher mounds erupting like a teenager in need of a dermatologist.
The determinedly digging rodent's have been camping out where the traditional vegetable plot lays dormant. Clearly, they enjoyed my absence-(:
The planned garden renovation now includes ringing this area with the daffodil relatives. The bulbs will provide an invisible subterranean fence. Then next year, instead of seeing gopher mounds- delightful little clumps of scented bouquets will be blossoming.
Top 3 images by Debra Lee Baldwin. Used with permission.