Monday, August 18, 2008
Over the past few days I've been looking around my garden and noticing that things seem to be signaling the end of summer. We've also had very little rain in the past few weeks and that too could be having an affect on the trees, plants, and flowers. Perhaps the most poignant example are my grapes seem to have stopped growing completely and are not hardening up for the winter.
The bees and insects are busy and every morning, I've watched the bumblebees working my raspberries and potted flowers. There seem to be quite a few wasps out lately too.
I have not checked my hives recently, but will be in the next few days.