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Flowers for a Rainy Day

Hhmm!  The sun has gone off in a sulk and the rain has arrived to take it’s place.  Just the day for reminding myself of flora around in the garden just a week or two ago.  142 more words

Garden Year


The first aquilegia just started to bloom. A bit earlier than normally.

I just love this variety. It is early and low with large blooms. 49 more words


In a Vase on Monday: Sugary Confection

A quick and simple vase from me again, squeezed into yet another busy day yesterday: one of my many Caithness Glass vases with a selection of pastel coloured aquilegia, from the pleated single and double coloured ones to the curious anemone-flowered ones. 231 more words


Drawing Garden Flowers In The Glorious Sunshine

Hello folks, how are you?

Over the last week or so we’ve had beautiful glorious sunshine. The kind of weather that makes you want to sit and just enjoy the garden. 421 more words


Meanwhile, back in our garden

We had a day of tidying and weeding yesterday, following by a bit of planting. I took some photos at the time but most of them were terrible so I took some more this morning. 271 more words


Update on Impatiens, Aquilegia, Dahlia, Strawberries, Ranunculus, & Lilies

Impatiens Stardust Pink, a double Impatiens! When I woke up the flower was missing! I’m hoping the next buds will come quickly!

The Aquilegia from Big Lots is doing good, it’s red violet instead of the pink shown on the box! 180 more words


Six on Saturday - Celebration

Welcome to another Six on Saturday, the meme of choice for the horticultural in-crowd.  Too cool for school, on-trend, leaders not followers.  You get my gist.  428 more words