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Enveloped in roses

This week’s photo challenge is enveloped. Once happily established, a climbing rose will cover its support, then smother it with blooms. Rosarians explain that the trick is to match the potential size of the plant with the scale of the structure you want to clothe.  98 more words


Under a Blanket of Roses: A Cautionary Tale

My Adventures with Climbing Roses

April has been such a beautiful month here in northern California, made more so by a few days of refreshing and long-hoped-for rains. 1,373 more words


Spring time at our cute vintage cottage

I will be posting a lot more as we work on our house this summer. But spring is here and I wanted to share some pretty pictures from our yards. 744 more words

Yard And Gardens

Rose Talk - Garden Club Update

I recently joined the neighborhood garden club, and attended the March meeting last week.  The Greenridge Garden Club is a small group of ladies who all have some connection with my neighborhood, Greenridge.   261 more words