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Evolution of a favourite motif

It started as a design worked partly from an aquilegia

and partly from a showy lily. It is an easy motif that flows across the silk. 63 more words


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.