Red Butte Garden, Late October 2017

Red Butte is splendid most days, but during the fall on a clear sunny day no place in Salt Lake City can compare. A friend and I visited last week, just for the chance to run our hands through mounds of ornamental grass such as the blue gramma above. Continue reading “Red Butte Garden, Late October 2017”


the gift of inspiration

My son marveling at the size of a Cholla, his shoes had to be scrapped off because of the hundreds spines stuck in their soles.

“It’s interesting how the generosity and enthusiasm of one gardener can influence another to find joy in a previously dismissed group of plants.”

the Outlaw Gardener, June 2013 Continue reading “the gift of inspiration”