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I do love bulbs in spring, but bulbs in hot dry climates can be a challenge...

I do love bulbs in the spring. I love to mark each season with a change of flowers or foliage and leaf colour etc. I would love to have one of those gardens where you can grow swathes of bulbs under deciduous tree canopies but alas it can be too dry here, even daffodils can be a challenge here at times! 433 more words

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Join us in Paradise - Kate's Frey's Open Garden!

Don’t miss a fantastic opportunity to visit an incredible garden! Our beloved friend, the fabulous and outrageously talented designer Kate Frey and her master builder husband, Ben, will open their vibrant and life-filled garden in Hopland (inland Mendocino County on Hwy 101) for a workshop and tour on June 17.   718 more words

Looking at Local Gardens & Art, Part 2 (Memorial Day)

I took a lot of photos of local gardens and a building the other day, but didn’t post all of the photos.  I took more photos today and have to say I’m impressed with some of the gardens in this town.  532 more words

Easter Delights

There has been much debate about my white bluebells on social media this week. Are they Spanish or English? White English bluebells do exist although they are rare in the wild. 254 more words

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