Thank goodness for today's desiccating wind event.! It forces me to stay indoors and rest. Five yards of bulk mulch spread, which is the equivalent of ninety 1.5 cubic foot bags of bagged mulch. About eighteen more bags worth to distribute. I am really tired. Not super sore, thanks to a daily Advil, and lavender bubble baths.
Upon delivery Tuesday morning:
Friday morning. So tired, had trouble taking a picture:
Besides that, some spring floral beauty.
Cerinthe and Salvia 'Pavement Purple' play so well together:
First sweet pea of the year!
Let's add in the breathtaking spring foliage of Acer 'Emperor I':
Mulch is one way I give myself a bit of a gardening ego boost. The plants really are the ones that provide the beauty--I give them all the credit. But mulch improving the look of a garden--that's because of me. What garden activities may you really, really, really tired? How do you motivate yourself to get through them? How do you reward yourself for doing them?