By Kim Charles

Martha Bosma from Seattle, shows us her splendid garden after 5 years of hard work.

"My garden was featured several years ago when my mom had just moved in next door, and we were ripping out laurel hedges and making the trellis. This is the result 5 years later.

The photos of my garden depict my yard as well as my Mom's yard next door. Much of the front garden has filled in luxuriously, and I did some work on the back gardens. We had a bumper crop of camassia this year, which only blooms every two years, a great plant! My new favorite plant to go with hostas and heucherellas, is called beesia.  A superb and lovely plant!

The wisteria bloomed a full two weeks later than last year - but still close to my mom's 99th birthday!  The wisteria is about 15 years old, and has finally hit it's stride!  Archie the dog seems to really like the fragrance."

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Some new work in our back yard, and the fountain between our two houses in the shady back yards.


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