|I built the walkway last year. Lined with weed cloth, |
5 tons of gravel and a bunch of stones to border.
Kept me busy for a bit...
|Louise in the center is looking out for the park. |
Started the side walkways, have the Mariposite outcrop and planted 72 baby Salvias.
|Lulu, named after Bea's two most loved women:|
Louise Brooks and Louis Veronica Chiccone.
|Lulu and Bea|
|Another sitting area where we never sit :)|
|The rose garden, loved by rabbits and squirrels. |
I only sit for the picture.
|Mark takes 2 seconds to sit|
|I have the arbor assembled ready for this entrance way|
|Rain is the perfect time to dig up the lavender bed|
|Flooding the park|
|My boots are muddy inside and out.|
|Soaked to the bones digging up the site|
|come on rain!!!! Love the soaking and |
YES....I am dancing in the rain with my headphones on.
|Bed is ready, dug up, fertilized and filled back....lavenders are lining up for planting|
|Lavenders on the front|
|72 Salvias, 85 Lavenders, 30 Daisies and god knows what else are all in the ground.|
|Baby Lavenders are happy|
|Woodland in the backyard|
|Woodland and puppy yard|
|Rock creek and men kitchen.|
Park building is a lot of work and it spends a lot of money. Builds muscles and makes the body ache.
My Landscape Architect lady, Anne Attinger is a genius and her plan is perfect for my taste :) and perfect for our ranch.