"By transforming our consciousness we participate in the transformation of the world."
- Robert Thurman
Nature makes a wildflower garden look easy and so lovely, but actually it takes complicated human decision making and effort to create one successfully.
After much planning, solarizing the soil, laying mulched paths, purchasing seeds, we thought it was time to broadcast the seeds. We were advised to do it after Thanks giving and before the middle of January. Then the rains came the week we planned to seed! Who would have expected the "bowl" at La Vista to fill up?
After waiting for it to dry out, we finally accomplished the task. Now we wait with the patience of a farmer to see if our efforts will prove fruitful. Hopefully many pollinators will be able to enjoy life the the bowl at La Vista this summer and for a long time to come.
We invite you to visit La Vista for our January events and be sure to take a good look in the bowl!