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Herb circle

This enclosed area is a space for growing herbs that hares would otherwise eat! The gate is only to keep hares out, not people. We are hoping to see more people harvesting herbs and other edible, and fragrant plants in 2016.

May 21, 2016 Our first workday for the herb circle and perennial beds

Plants that bloom in May: Creeping phlox, Forget-me-not, Wind anemone, hardy pansies, Nepeta, Alyssum ‘compactum’   Chinook spent an hour on Saturday morning chasing a drove of a dozen hares in circles around us as we weeded, transplanted perennials and planted dozens of roots and bulbs on our first perennial …

Purple pansy in the herb circle

Hardy pansies in October 2010. The first blossom of 2016 opened in early March. A small purple pansy peeped out today, the first …

Garden gateway

Welcome to the online home for the Parkdale Garden and Gathering Space, where our residents and members of the PCA can enjoy …