Posts Tagged ‘Guelph ON’

{Almost} Wordless Wednesday :: Trumpet Pink Snapdragon (Antirrhimum)

Posted on: August 21st, 2013 by Trillium Art

There were shades of colour as far as your eye could see during the Open House yesterday at the Guelph Trial Gardens located at the Guelph Turfgrass Institute. I re-acquainted myself with the perennials that I had seen during my visit last year and was delighted to see several new additions (more to come in […]

{Almost} Wordless Wednesday :: Winter Aconite (Eranthis)

Posted on: April 24th, 2013 by Trillium Art

This bright flowering bulb, a member of the buttercup family, is a welcome sight in late winter/early spring gardens.    It is native to southern Europe, east to Asia and Japan where it can bloom as early as January in more temperate areas.  They are frost-tolerant and would have survived the layer of snow we received […]