Willow {Celtic Moon Month}

Celtic Zodiac 4/15 - 5/12: The Willow symbolizes the female and rhythms of the circle. This tree was sacred to the Moon and, in Celtic lore, the Universe was hatched from two crimson serpent eggs (which contained the Sun and the Earth) hidden among the boughs of the Willow. Hens' eggs were later substituted for those … Continue reading Willow {Celtic Moon Month}

Wild Ground Phlox {April’s Full Moon}

The April full moon is also known as the Full Pink Moon, which was named for the herb moss pink, or wild ground phlox, one of the earliest flowers of the spring. Spring has arrived, and the energy is moving into the action phase. The Moon is full with fertility, growth, planting, and it is … Continue reading Wild Ground Phlox {April’s Full Moon}

Phlox

COMMON NAME:  phlox GENUS:  Phlox SPECIES, HYBRIDS, CULTIVARS: P. paniculata-includes varieties in many colors ranging from white to pink, purple, and red. P.p. 'White Admiral'-white. P.p. 'Bright Eyes'-light pink with dark pink centers. P.p. 'Vintage Wine'-claret red; blooms late in summer. P.carolina-only in white and pink; no problem with reversion. P.c. 'Miss Lindgard'-mildew resistant; blooms June … Continue reading Phlox