A non-commercial guide to organic gardening in the mid-Atlantic states, with some specifics to central Virginia..and some information applicable across the country! Or to other time zones! Across the seas! Who knew?
"No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture of the earth, and no culture comparable to that of the garden." Thomas Jefferson
Central Virginia Organic Gardener
"And 'tis my faith that every flower enjoys the air it breathes." - William Wordsworth, 1798
Thursday, May 6, 2010
A Lagniappe: Arum italica
A delicate, spathed, fleeting (ephemeral) blossom, Arum italica is lovely- it blooms in April/May here in zone 7, has neat, heavily veined leaves and produces a cool green to red berry spike in fall!