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Hello, pretty plants! (Welcome to Tenerife!!)

I wouldn’t really consider myself a plant person. (Nothing beyond a low-maintenance cactus or succulent has made it inside my home, so far.  I do like a good looking cactus, though!) So, to be honest, I’m a little surprised that I went photo-crazy on plants and flowers these days. 122 more words


Christchurch again

Dec 7, 2015

Farewell to Akaroa this morning, we were moving on again, this time back to Christchurch. After breakfast we checked out of the hostel, which had been very comfortable, and walked down the street to wait for our shuttle bus. 1,823 more words

New Zealand

Glitter, Puddles and Dancing under Trees

We were excited and a little bit giddy because our new education building at the Botanic Garden was ready to play in, and we were going to try it out with a group of pre-school children (2-5 years) and the Early Years team from the… 766 more words


Royal Purple Flowers

Purple flowers captured at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.


Botanic Garden OOTD

This Saturday I had to pleasure of going to another Wellington Pinups event! There’s a Facebook group for all of us ladies interested in the vintage/pinup scene in the Wellington region and every so often we organise big events! 332 more words



Posted on February 9, 2013

When your day starts with a train trip over aqueducts, under old bridges and past cottages that look like they belong in ‘The Holiday’, you know you’re heading in the right direction. 50 more words


garden photography: inside the glasshouse

In January I’m looking for a Winter Garden

(This month I want to see photos and stories about winter gardens. You can interpret this any way you want; a garden in winter, winter flowers, or plants in a glasshouse… 232 more words