Catherine Skoor
Catherine Skoor
Catherine Skoor

Catherine Skoor

Loves: the color green, garden design, walks on the beach, indie music, honest friends, writing, and COFFEE!

There's nothing like a good cookie, and this sugar cookie recipe has me ready to get my cookie cutters out. These are SO tasty!

Coconut-Pecan German Chocolate Pie Recipe -This pie combines the ingredients everyone loves in its classic cake cousin. It's so silky and smooth, you won't be able to put your fork down. —Anna Jones, Coppell, Texas

For centuries, rural women in West Bengal have stitched together scraps of cloth to create stunning quilts to keep their families warm. It is believed that old cloth can protect the user, so each embro... Find the Reversible Kantha Throw, as seen in the Bohemian Sanctuary Collection at

Blue fescue Botanical name: Festuca glauca Requirements: Well-drained soil and full sun.Bird benefits: Seeds feed them; foliage provides nesting material Gardener benefits: Mound-forming, semievergreen plants have striking blue-green foliage, making them valuable accent plants. Drought-tolerant plants are a good choice for low-water landscapes. Zones: 4-8 Size: 6-18 inches tall; 12-24 inches wide

Plants for Containers in the Sun. My favorite perennial for pots in the sun — sedums of all types. I also love grasses with trailing plants, the photo right being a stunning example of combination.

white astilbe - Rhizome spring planting.perenneal.

Silver+Korean+Fir | Grobe's Nursery and Garden Centre - Newest Evergreens

needle felted brooch - yarn or roving over felt base, think Macintosh rose shapes

~ SUCCULENTS ~ A Plant Guide to Some of the Prettiest Succulents Around Read here for my potting & care guide for succulents

Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Nigrescens' - This small, easy to grow, clump-forming evergreen perennial has strappy, inky purple, grass-like leaves. In summer, small spikes of bell-shaped, pale mauve flowers appear, followed by spherical, dark blue fruit. This unusual plant looks fantastic with other grasses, especially if grouped in tubs or planted into gravel, and it provides a brilliant contrast with silvery plants in sun, or bright green ferns in shade.

Heart Shaped Grapevine Wreath :: Heart styles :: Wreaths :: Wholesale Country Primitive Gifts/ Kp Home Collection

Summer Dreams is a pre-planned garden that thrives on little water once Susan, cone flower, goldenrod and more.

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