things and places for homes and gardens

File: August 2010

2010-08-06 :: megan // General
Mystery plants

I spotted this thorny character at a nursery last week, but couldn’t find a tag identifying it. Whatever it is, I like it. Any guesses? Same situation with this crazy fern. The other mystery I recently had on my hands has been solved, if you use flickr for photos on your blog you might run [...]

12 comments  » Read the rest

2010-08-03 :: megan // plant lust
…and we are live!

We have launched, ahead of schedule even! So far we have around 700 plants in the system – enough to try it out and search for some drool worthy plants. I was really excited to find enough photos for Betula albosinensis var septentrionalis to show off what I want plant lust to do – [...]

10 comments  » Read the rest

It’s no secret that I love plants. I love looking at pictures of plants, shopping for plants, reading about plants. I never get tired of walking through nurseries and reading tags or flipping through the pages of garden books with big glossy photos. Every day I read gardeners’ blogs: which plants they’ve fallen in love [...]

7 comments  » Read the rest