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Phytomyza minuscula

I was mooching around the garden the other day, thinking it as time to cut the hedge, when I noticed a few marks on one of the leaves of an Aquilegia. 523 more words



Many and plenty! For some reason aquilegias have always been one of my favorites. Cannot have enough of them.

This year I have managed to have five more varieties to bloom and I am happy. 44 more words


The Garden in June

May was a gloriously warm and sunny month here in Donegal. Unfortunately, June did not live up to expectations, and we endured rain, rain, and yet more rain… 460 more words


Aquilegia canadensis

Wild Columbine (Aquilegia canadensis)
Jackson Co.


Aquilegia...again ;-)

I must have a thing for these amazing flowers.

And I make no apology for not brushing off the scattered pollen.


Dusky aquilegia in the dappled shade.

Which was where I was skulking most of the day. Unfortunately this did not involve a hammock, the latest hort-lit blockbuster or even a pint of piña colada.   19 more words