Kalmia Covers the Woods in Aiken

All around Aiken, South Carolina, the woods are snow white this week as the Kalmia reaches full bloom. This popular plant's name has been used many times in the Aiken area. There is a Kalmia Hills, Kalmia Shopping Center, and in the late 1800's there was a Kalmia Mills, Inc.…

Springtime Iris’s

┬áIt looks like the Iris's are going to be great this year. It has been several years since we have had the right conditions for them to be at their best. Last year, we only had two blooms. Already this year they are loaded with buds and the blooms are…

USC Aiken Azaleas

Spring is always a wonderful time of year in Aiken, South Carolina. The flowers, especially the azaleas, are in full bloom and everyting is colorful. While walking around the campus of the University of South Carolina Aiken, I ran across this beautiful sight.