Monthly Archives: May 2011

Almost done the first Bog!

Hopefully tonight I’ll be able to post some photos. Yesterday, I installed the drain and finished the trim around the edges of the bog and began the task of dividing and cleaning up the plants and replanting them… more to … Continue reading

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One Down! Two to Go!

After day two, my first bog is pretty much completed.  Five bales of Peat Moss and two bags of glass, its pretty much done.  Hey, wait a minute, I just said two bags of glass!? What’s with that?  Let me … Continue reading

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Another CP Habitat Destroyed!

Ok… so the title sounds bad, but not really.  The only habitat being destroyed is mine!  The time has finally come to redo my bog gardens. When I finally decided to sell my greenhouse and grow all my Sarracenia out-doors … Continue reading

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The Smell of Cat Pee!

When I went out into my back yard to pick some weeds out of the bogs the other day, I got that familiar whiff of cat urine! No, I don’t own a cat… frankly, I detest the little creatures (sorry … Continue reading

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Well it’s about time!

So how do you know when it’s officially Spring in Zone6B? The the pitcher plants start to bloom.  Yep the long awaited show is finally starting. Among the first to flower in this bog are the oreophila.  To left of … Continue reading

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OK… So I’m not dead!

I know, I know… its been REALLY quiet over here!  Well… that’s pretty much because there has not been a lot of news.  Spring has been BRUTAL here.  I’m at the point now, where I think I should give up … Continue reading

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