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Remember my plan to buy only a plant a month (see January and February plants)? Well I don’t know how this happened but it looks like I forgot to buy a plant in March . 202 more words

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SURVIVOR (A Follow-up to the Great Plant Experiment)

Back in November – yes, November – I left for Cedar Key, FL and left my 30+ houseplants behind not-to-die and not in anyone’s care. I set them up with water and had many pep talks before saying good bye and good luck. 575 more words

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The Clinic-Photo Rehab 21

Lucile De Godoy’s Photo Rehab is the perfect place for me to share my photos of my creative room garden.  The violets and Christmas/Easter Cactus burst forth this morning in glorious bloom after several days of dark and cold here in Pensacola, Florida. 48 more words


Easter Cactus

Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri or Easter Cactus 



My Easter Cactus plant is quite the showoff this year.  It started  blooming shortly after Easter, with just three or four buds peeking through.

Those buds opened, and I brought the plant downstairs where we could enjoy the bright, red stars.  74 more words



Have you noticed how subtly, but pervasively, some of us become conditioned to be happy with crumbs, accepting far less from the banquet of life than we may want, or even than may be available? 1,134 more words

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