SierraBella's garden

Sunday, July 30, 2006


Another gift from a friend.
This specimin has not bloomed since I've owned it.
Note to me: Look this problem up. Probably needs more fertilizer?

Sunday, July 23, 2006

Unknown Succulent

Both this plant and it's container given by a friend.
All my cacti and succulents are moved inside just before winter, and grown in a bump-out garden window.

Sunday, July 16, 2006

Roma Tomatoes

Playing with MicroSoft software, and tried using "watercolor." Looks better in the large size. Oh well...

Saturday, July 15, 2006


'Quercus Kelloggii'
Died and cut down in May 2005. Too bad, it was a beauty!

Friday, July 14, 2006

Taking Cuttings

From left to right: rosemary, oleander and nemesia fruticans.
Have never had any luck with oleander cuttings... so here I go again!

Wednesday, July 12, 2006

Oak Tree

Tuesday, July 11, 2006


Up the driveway. Deer resistant!

Monday, July 10, 2006

Peach Tree

With Kitty hiding inside!

Scilla Peruviana

Sunday, July 09, 2006

Deck Planting

Basically, most of my plantings are on the deck. Those that are off-deck are indicated as deer resistant!


I've had this one for about 30 years.


Deer resistant!


Deer resistant!

Playboy Rose

My favorite rose!


Rosmarinus officinalis
This is the plant I use for cuttings. Deer resistant!

St. Johnswort

Hypericum Deer resistant!

Nemesia Fruticans

'Blue Bird'

Asparagus Fern

On the deck.


Blue Mirror

Blooms in July.