enter the mantis

Things seem to happen so quickly in the greenhouse, so I decided a quick update was in order.  This post is kind of a departure for me, as it will be mostly pictures.  (try to contain yourselves.) So aphids.  They mostly seem to like my tropicals- hibiscus, brugmansia, and elders in particular.  They love the…

what greens may come

Well, we made it.  Through squall and storm and biting wind.  Even though the lion of March can still rear its feral head, I always feel a great sigh of relief once February is on the books.  I’ve been feeling the shift underfoot and in the air over the past couple of weeks- the kind…