Alabama, Azaleas, Backyards, Horticulture, Hosta, Photography

Huzzah…it’s spring, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Right after Big Jim moved out of our house we had been renting while living out of state for a few years, these azaleas looked liked dead twigs…I thought I had lost them…but, glory! Not only has the foliage perk up but they are in full bloom offering up a feast for hummingbirds… My lovely… Continue reading Huzzah…it’s spring, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Ferns, Gardening, Hosta, Plants, Shade Tolerant Plants

Ferns & Hosta, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Years ago I was working towards an Associate degree in horticulture at a community college in Birmingham. I really enjoyed the courses and learned a lot from a great teacher…John Alex Floyd, the former Editor at Southern Living magazine…before he was at Southern Living of course. Unfortunately I had to drop out when Gomez the… Continue reading Ferns & Hosta, by Beverly Hicks Burch