Children, grandchildren, caretaking elderly parents, a beach house. And, a husband.
Time for a needy garden? None.
Have been working with this garden & in awe of her simplicity for over a decade. Most important, she's always known she did not want her garden to have 'flowers' as the focus. Greens & shapes are her 'thing'. Humbling, she began where I took decades to arrive.
Garden & Be Well, XO Tara
Why exactly would garden centers wish you to have a garden like hers? Not much to sell you thru the years.
Sadly, French doors in top pic are new. Never fun to spend money on infrastructure. Bling is more fun.
Lucky me, yet another Southern matriarch to work with & know. Why is that special? Enjoying their knowing laughter about life.