Inspired Gardening

Early-Blooming Tulipa Turkestanica

Early-Blooming Tulipa Turkestanica

Tulipa Turkestanica is a whimsical little heirloom bulb that we planted two autumns ago. It is one of the first spring flowers to bloom in our yard & this year I think we’re enjoying it even more now that they’ve naturalized & spread a bit. […]

Colorful Containing

Colorful Containing

Hooray! Happy Spring Equinox! As much as we truly adore winter (toasty sweaters, hot cocoa, skiing, sledding, cozy family time, comfort foods, etc., etc., etc.)…once spring arrives & the weather starts to change, it is so exciting to see the little baby plants sprout up with promises […]

Butterfly Season at Brookfield Zoo

Butterfly Season at Brookfield Zoo

We just started seeing a few butterflies in our yard over the last week or so. Once our purple coneflower (Echinacea) starts blooming, the fun seems to begin & we’ll most definitely start capturing images of these lovely little creatures as they start hanging around […]

Great Plants for Spring Color

Great Plants for Spring Color

Ah, spring has officially sprung and all of the lovely plants are blooming and the buds on the trees are popping open. I love seeing all of the new growth this time of year (even if it makes my allergies kick in a bit). Seeing […]