Monday, April 13, 2009
Greening the House
It's not warm enough for outside gardening yet but spring is starting to fuel the urge for greenness. So this weekend I spent the better part of Saturday not sewing but making a different kind of big mess--re-potting and wrangling plants. I always have loved indoor plants, and have a lot of them, stopping just short of being the crazy plant lady. At least, that's MY perception.
It was way past time to freshen things up a bit and to re-do some plants that had gotten root-bound and top-heavy.
I've never been a big cactus person but seeing this made me want to dress up my mother-in-law's tongue plants just a bit.
And a variegated philodendron got a new home in a flea market pot.
But my first loves are my ferns:
And this baby will be a gift for a co-worker: