Maidenhair Fern: A Delicate Beauty

One of my favorite plants is the maidenhair fern. Though there are many species of maidenhairs, I particularly like Adiantum capillus-veneris for it’s arching delicate fronds and the contrasting dark, almost black wiry stems. Many say that this plant is only hardy to zone 7a, but I do grow it in my 6a garden. It’s somewhat… [Read More]

Grow Write Guild Prompt #17: “Write a Description of a Plant.”

Gayla Trail from hosts a writing prompt for garden writers called The Grow Write Guild.  Every two weeks, she posts her challenge and allows anyone who wishes to post their thoughts on the topic. For more information about the Grow Write Guild, click here. The latest prompt from Gayla is: “write a description of… [Read More]