The annual Garden Bloggers Fling is going on in Asheville, N.C. this weekend. It’s my first Fling, and a chance to hang out with other garden bloggers and see some of the city’s most beautiful and unusual gardens. Day 1: West Asheville.
He’s cultivating beautiful blue poppies he plans to call ‘Blue Pearl’.
At Burton Street Community Peace Garden, the garden is only part of the story. Dewayne and Safi Barton’s hillside back yard is a gathering place for the community; the focus is on peace, social justice, the environment – and bringing the neighborhood together with gardens.