plant list & notes

front garden:

> salvia clevelandii “winifred gilman”

- kind and wonderful
- 2 on north side need more light
- monitor after pear tree pruning to see if problem solved

> salvia clevelandii "alpine"

- stunning proud brave and true
- move 1 between front roses to south side of garden

> Penstemon "margarita BOP"

- get more!
- the most magical

> monardella villas “russian river”

- is plant to left of path getting trampled??

> lavendula "grosso"

- next season, dry lavender in basement

> iris PCH

> achillea millefolium (white, “paprika,” "salmon," "island pink")

- plant more yarrow on parkway
- yarrow near north path unhappy -- lack of sunlight? or getting squashed by hose??

> ceanothus hearstiorum "san simeon"

- growing slowly -- plant more stuff on parkway to compensate

> ceanothus "joyce coulter"

- might need to move joyce in north bed (or pull santa barbara daisies to give more breathing room)

> salvia microphylla 'hot lips'

- cut back as soon as weather is cool -- getting very woody

> salvia mellifera (black sage)

> eriogonum grande var. rubescens

- all dying except 1 -- why ??

> ribes sanguineum

- juuust planted -- keep an eye on her!

> clinopodium chandleri

- get! more!

> armeria maritima

> creeping thyme (orange + ?)

+ tulbaghia violacea (society garlic)

- split larger clumped plants when weather is cool and distribute to fill bald patches in rockery

+ roses (various)

- plant small yellow rose in rockery

+ rosemary

+ meyer lemon

- feed asap

+ ornamental pear

+ + + ...


Back garden:

> achillea millefolium (white, "island pink")

> calystegia macrostegia (coast morning glory)

- add more wire to makeshift trellis for added support!!

> lonicera hispidula

> iris PCH

- struggling??
- give time to settle in and strengthen up
- research: better trellising technique

> salvia 'Dara's Choice'

> ribes sanguineum

> lawn (clover + yarrow + native grass)

- native grass ALL dead -- is the dog pee too much for it? or is something more menacing at play?
- overplant in winter -- with more grass? with something else?? research!!

+ bougainvillea

+ camellia (white, light pink, dark pink)

+ apple tree

+ mexican lime

+ fejoa

+ tangerine

+ plum

+ japanese maple



Vegetable beds:

> currently: all tomatoes

> plant winter veg asap!!!



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