Monday, September 6, 2010

Labor Day Planting In the USA

Rudbeckia, coryx, coleus, alyssum

Here's to the work ethic. And days off. Hope everyone, American or not, has had a wonderful weekend.

4th of July



Blogger Laguna Beach Trad said...

For your people, is it Arbor Day or Labour Day today?

September 6, 2010 at 7:56 AM  
Blogger Belle de Ville said...

Enjoy your lovely garden and your weekend.
Planting, puttering and so forth in the garden is a labor of love for me, not really work at all.

September 6, 2010 at 9:19 AM  
Blogger metscan said...

You have many special holidays over there, scattered around the year. And soon you are starting to talk about Thanksgiving ; ) I hope you have enjoyed the extra holiday!

September 6, 2010 at 10:18 AM  
Anonymous Staircase Witch said...

Happy Labor Day! I finished all my planting for the year on Saturday and today am watching my X labor at pouring concrete and setting fence posts. I hope you are having as beautiful a day as we are.

September 6, 2010 at 11:25 AM  
Blogger Reggie Darling said...

What pretty pots of plants you have, m'dear. Great minds think alike, indeed.

September 6, 2010 at 11:26 AM  
Blogger Luca Belotti said...

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September 6, 2010 at 12:11 PM  
Blogger hostess of the humble bungalow said...

I am you wear white after Labour Day?
I do...

Hope that your weekend went well.

September 6, 2010 at 2:59 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

What a great way to spend Labor Day, I hope yours was lovely in and out of the garden!

x M.

September 6, 2010 at 4:11 PM  
Blogger Wildernesschic said...

I love Rudbeckia I have also planted them this year xx

September 6, 2010 at 10:45 PM  
Blogger Ash said...

hope you'd a good weekend and a greater week. :)

love from hong kong

September 6, 2010 at 10:50 PM  
Blogger Faux Fuchsia said...

I grow coleus and alyssum herein Australia!!!! Alyssum from seed, coleus from cuttings, but they are so greedy for water that I lost a lot during the Fresh Hell that was known as Water Restrictions (crosses self/shudders at the horror).

September 7, 2010 at 2:28 AM  
Blogger Barbara said...

I love clay pots, but do not have a green thumb. Wonderful peek into your garden.

September 7, 2010 at 4:58 AM  
Blogger Beth Dunn said...

Hope you had a nice weekend!

September 7, 2010 at 8:39 AM  
Anonymous Gourmetmom said...

Labor Day planting? How wonderful. The season is winding down and planting now seems strange to those of us in New England. The only fall planting I do is in October - bulbs and other plants intended to winter over. Come to think of it, we do put out mums and ornamental cabbages until Thanksgiving, but they are rather boring and I like your pots so much more.

September 7, 2010 at 3:41 PM  
Blogger LPC said...

Mette - And don't forget Hallowe'en!

Staircase - Hope your fence turned out wonderfully.

Reggie - ;)

Luca - OK.

Hostess - Absolutely. I wear white whenever the mood strikes.

September 8, 2010 at 10:58 AM  
Blogger LPC said...

Michelle - Thank you. It was lovely.

Wilderness - I bet they look gorgeous.

Ash - Thank you!

FF - You are a goddess. I just buy little pots and stick them in the ground:).

Barbara - My pleasure.

September 8, 2010 at 11:00 AM  
Blogger LPC said...

Beth - xox

Gourmetmom - It's the best kept secret, September and October in Northern California...

September 8, 2010 at 11:00 AM  

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