Flower Highlight: Purple Heart

This perennial is very colorful and about as indestructible as can be. It has purple to burgundy, low spreading foliage. It colors best in full sun, but grows well in the shade. When it flowers it shows white, pink or purple flowers.

Baby Step Drip Irrigation Installation

Or is that every journey starts out with a first step? Well it’s true either way, and I’m on the road to installing a lot of drip irrigation systems at the house in order to make the best possible use of the water I consume. I’m not some crazy environmentalist, I just hate to waste resources (hence the reason I have better than a cord of wood on the woodpile as I kept most of the last tree I had to take out).