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For (and from) Charlottesville, Virginia

Good friends and neighbors, flowers and trees are more beautiful and stronger than hate and  ignorance. That’s the way it has been so far in my life. 66 more words

Places

Planting in Autumn. Time for Tulips!

Yes, Fall is for planting and its right around the corner so its time to start planning.  Fall is the time for planting tulips, daffodils, crocus, hyacinths, alliums, and many, many more beautiful spring-flowering bulbs. 836 more words

Gardening

Eye of the Crocus

Famous for warming up any dish or drink with its intense colour and delicate aroma, Saffron is undoubtedly the most attractive of spices. And the fact that it is the most expensive too, only adds to its luxury quotient. 190 more words

Travel

Floral Poetry 'The Crocus'

TO THE CROCUS.

By Mary Patterson

 (From Mrs Kirtland’s Poetry of Flowers 1800)

 

Lowly, sprightly little flower !

Herald of a brighter bloom,

Bursting in a sunny hour… 54 more words

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The Good Life: Make $$$ in Your Spare Time!

I am a huge sucker for seed catalogues.  So, when my favourite gardening company, The Diggers Club, restocked their selection of Autumn and Winter bulbs, I had to buy some.   372 more words

Out And About

Praise the Rules?

Spring has come and gone in many parts of the United States, but those of us that are in the cooler climates are still enjoying the beautiful spring colors.  518 more words