Posted on Tuesday, December 7th, 2010
Subtly the fresh air of autumn creeps in. It’s Labor Day weekend. Morning light comes a bit later and evening dusk settles in a few hours earlier. A cool breeze and refreshing night air suggests the end of summer is near. As I pruned this afternoon, ‘August Beauty’ Gardenias graced my work with the beautiful aroma offered by the surprising and welcome blooms that come only with the seasonal changes in the South. Spent rose flowers are clipped while fresh buds and foliage emerge to greet the cooler weather…..