What could be more Canadian than combining red & white?
What could be more French than lavender?
Put them together and you have the story of our life…
This year, when potting up a small fig tree I rooted, I opted to surround the base with red & white petunias. Such a vibrant contrast was going to be my little nod to home. I’d taken lots of cuttings from the two mother petunia plants & figured I’d fill several flower boxes in time for July 1st (Canada Day). Alas, the snails & slugs made quick work of the poor, defenseless cuttings and only a couple survived.
The potted fig is in a spot surrounded by several lavender plants… also started from rooted cuttings.
Like this image… our life is a place where cultures collide… France and Canada connect…Continue reading