Posts Tagged ‘winter landscapes’

Possumhaw Holly

Possumhaw Holly

Once the holiday season is over and we experience cooler temperatures along with occasional rain begin, most of us put thoughts of landscaping into a kind of suspended animation. Much of what is referred to as “color” in the landscape has left our gardens to be replaced by colors of the extended holiday season that begins with Halloween and ends with New Year’s Day. After all, isn’t this the time of year when plants are supposed to go dormant—losing leaves, going to seed, or disappearing altogether until the warmth of the spring sun brings them to life again? (more…)


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