Tag Archives: white pine

Oh, Deer

THERE’S BEEN A SHIFT IN MY THINKING on deer, as on so many things lately. Just the other day, I was yelling and rattling screens at them, worried they would devour my newly planted white pine, holly, and arborvitae, and … Continue reading

Posted in COTTAGE LIVING, HAMPTONS, LANDSCAPING, LONG ISLAND, MISCELLANEOUS | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

“It’s a Start”

SO I HAD THREE EVERGREENS planted in the front yard to screen the view of the road. Of course, they don’t screen the whole view of the road, just a bit of it. But as the guy from Whitmore’s, the … Continue reading

Posted in GARDENS & GARDENING, HAMPTONS, LANDSCAPING, LONG ISLAND | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Still Planting…

HERE IT IS DECEMBER, and I thought I was done planting weeks ago. In mid-November, I put in two cotoneasters and four inkberries, in keeping with my new philosophy: skip the expensive, unsightly deer fence and plant only that which … Continue reading

Posted in GARDENS & GARDENING, HAMPTONS, LANDSCAPING, LONG ISLAND | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments