Happy Groundhog Day!

Posted on: February 2nd, 2017 by Trillium Art

                Away in a meadow all covered with snow The little old groundhog looks for his shadow The clouds in the sky determine our fate If winter will leave us all early or late. ~Don Halley        

January – A month of reflection

Posted on: January 31st, 2017 by Trillium Art

Happy New Year my gardening friends!  I hope the first month of 2017 has been a good one for you.  First let me thank each and every one of you, for your support in 2016!  I had the pleasure of meeting and working with some new design clients, creating some wonderful spaces at their homes.  […]

The Best of Both Seasons

Posted on: October 6th, 2016 by Trillium Art

The rains of September have breathed new life into our gardens and for that I am very thankful!  The extended warmth this fall, combined with several cool nights has brought out the best of both seasons.  We are enjoying the continued blooms of summer combined with so many of the fall colours Here are a […]

Welcome to the new season: Fall!

Posted on: September 22nd, 2016 by Trillium Art

  Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree. ~Emily Bronte

It’s Official! Summer arrives today.

Posted on: June 20th, 2016 by Trillium Art

In summer, the song sings itself. ~William Carlos Williams Not only are we welcoming summer’s arrival today, but we are also witness to June’s full moon on the same day – a rare event indeed! Enjoy all the sunlight today, and June’s ‘strawberry moon’ tonight. How will you celebrate today?

Happy Mother’s Day!

Posted on: May 8th, 2016 by Trillium Art

{Almost} Wordless Wednesday :: Glory of the Snow (Chionodoxa)

Posted on: April 27th, 2016 by Trillium Art

Last fall I started landscaping the front garden.  Previous plants like the 8’ yews and overgrown spireas were replaced with a Japanese Maple, hydrangeas and boxwood.  I had intended to plant some bulbs along with the shrubs, but only had time for a few tulips and snow crocus.  We enjoyed the snow crocus, especially during […]

{Almost} Wordless Wednesday :: Camellia

Posted on: April 20th, 2016 by Trillium Art

Last month found our family joining our Running Dude’s team for their spring training session.  We escaped to the southern shores of Alabama where the temperatures were balmy and the sun was shining! One day, Hubby, my Sweet Pea and I took a day trip to Bellingrath Gardens south of Mobile, AL.  It was a […]

Happy Easter!

Posted on: March 26th, 2016 by Trillium Art

A breath of Spring from Bellingrath Gardens, near Mobile, Alabama.

{Almost} Wordless Wednesday :: Torch Ginger Flower (Etlingera)

Posted on: March 2nd, 2016 by Trillium Art

It may be a snowy day here with a chilly wind, but with the glorious sunshine, I’m thinking of warmer days!  Flash back to last August when my family found ourselves in the Montreal area.  It was a warm summer day in the late afternoon when that special light holds the magic of twilight.  I was […]