Friday, May 16, 2014

White Garden Zinnias

One has to be pro-active in a 
Florida garden.
My white Zinnias were thriving 
until recently.
In no time at all, some very 
hungry critter
had grown fat from 
the leaves on my beautiful
A true labor of love,
 in the hot sun, 
I rescued these favorites 
of mine.
I clipped all the damaged leaves
 and then 
sprayed with a recommended
The flowers look the better now,
for all my efforts,
and I am on guard, should
any pest return!

We had a little cold spell today.
  Highs in mid 70's,
and all day long the wind from the north 
blew over
our humble abode.
  I'm seeing evidence of beautiful
spring weather in the 
upper states...and hear the
spring planting is mostly completed.

Have a sweet ole' day, everyone.  Dee Dee