ramblings from the noisedoctor

April 25, 2007

daffodil peak / celebrating last summer’s elephant task

Filed under: gardening — noisedoctor @ 11:54 am

Last summer I spent several weeks excavating the rock along my driveway so I could have a nice flowerbed there. It was one of what I call “elephant tasks,” a seemingly impossible task analogous to eating an elephant.

This year’s hot-then-cold spring delayed my gratification a bit, but most of the 800 daffodils (and 50 tulips) I planted in the fall have now opened. I am stoked at how great the flower bed looks right now. Here’s what it looks like right now:

Daffodils 1Daffodils 2
Daffodils 3Daffodils 4

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1 Comment »

  1. Wow, that’s beautiful! Great job!

    Comment by Thinking Out Loud — April 25, 2007 @ 1:36 pm


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