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I know I have autumn fruiting raspberries but this late? I don’t mind but….

Not only the fruit but flowers too. My clematis flowered during the summer and I thought that it had finished for this year – not so. 11 more words


Autumn ... the year's last, loveliest smile - John Howard Bryant

I photographed these fluffy seed pods of the the white flowers of the autumn clematis vine at the Royal Botanical Gardens, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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It looks as if someone strung up in a vine a whole bunch of those yappy little Maltese dogs.

I can almost hear them barking when I walk past. 16 more words


Garden: Preparing for winter

The clocks have changed and it’s dark, and cold, and my motivation for most things is pretty lacking

However unless I fancy heating the greenhouse and moving things to be in it – which I don’t, then the garden needs some preparing for winter so things can stay in situ… 150 more words


2 Quote A Flower Daily - Traveler's Joy

“God gave to man a precious friend, a soul, which unceasingly makes itself heard to one and guides one towards the Light that one is more or less consciously seeking.”

~Marie Corelli


Cascade of blooms

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About the Optimism of Color Blog

Every Tuesday and Friday, I’m posting a photo or piece of art that I’ve created that reflects what I call the Optimism of Color. 83 more words



A late flowering clematis with a gentle subtle scent clambers skyward over an old rustic arch.