Landscaping Update
Golden, Colorado: May 20-22, 2006

Here's the statue of St. Francis (patron saint of animals) Mike bought for me at a local Mexican/Southwestern art store. It's for my 31st birthday!

Iris and blue flax in the garden:

Here I am shoveling rock for the mini-wall on Sunday:

Mike finished cutting blocks for the corners of the mini-wall:

He also finished cutting the corner blocks for the small planter:

Here's the hill in its final form for the year. We finished pulling weeds, putting down weed block, and laying 2 yards of cedar mulch. We plan to eventually put a patio where the chairs are. For now, we're just happy to have a nice spot to sit and see North Table Mountain.

A primrose on the wall: