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Out of place

This is one of the smallest insects I have ever taken a reasonably successful picture of without a tripod. My estimate would be that it is smaller than 0.5 cm. 21 more words


Some Garden Inspiration...

Happy Tuesday! It IS Tuesday right? This week is zipping by already, so I thought I’d pop by and say hello while sharing a little of my Inspiration at the moment for our garden area. 495 more words

Backyard Container Gardening

Toronto had a very cold week last week, to a point which a frost advisory was issued last Friday night. My parents already planted annuals in their front yard, so guess what, my dad took out the newly bought camping tent, and covered the entire front yard. 88 more words

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New Growth

I thought I’d share another gallery of the flowers blooming around the garden and village with you today. The daffodils, tulips and fruit tree blossom of previous weeks are now all gone and we move on to lots of purple and pink flowers. 153 more words


Finding inspiration at the Chelsea Garden Show 2015

It would be fair to say my inaugural visit to the Chelsea Flower Show last Friday surpassed even my greatest expectations.

Of all the fabulous show gardens, the L’Occitane’s perfumers garden was my favourite – and well worth the hunt to track it down (finally spotted at 3pm in the afternoon).  119 more words