Plant Rant Ahead
It’s probably bad that I already really, really, really want to get back into my garden and have dirt shoved so deep into my nails that I can’t dig it out for weeks, no matter how hard I try. It’s still freezing cold out, and the snow is nowhere near over, but I’ve got new ideas that I’m itching to get started… particularly a few bonsai projects. I know I should be contented with the
One of the downs of having a lot of plants at the uni has to be the aridness this winter… it’s been beyond brutal. I’ve been watering some of my smaller pots daily, and it’s sadly ironic since watering is supposed to decrease in the winter. I’m hoping this added stress doesn’t kill any of them, but they seem to be doing alright.
German Word: Plant is Pflanze!
The BOMI department had a plant sale, so I *had* to show my support by getting a few new dearies, if only because it's hard to beat $2 for a little pot that has two adorable orange trees in it.
This is Dina; she's a succulent, and I swear she's grown at least an inch since I brought her home.
This fellow's leaves have the most amazing texture.
I'm in the process of rooting one of those brach-like things sticking out of the main body here... so soon I'll have two!