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Showers of Blessings

Golden Shower Orchids or Dancing Ladies Orchids? Both. These brilliant golden petals, the size of our thumbs, dazzled our eyes in the bright sunshine. While Ben ended up with blurry close up shots of the orchids, painting them close up with my blurry eyes was difficult for me too. 258 more words


Three Flowers for Thursday

Wishing you all a lovely rest of the
week filled with flowers and sunshine!
Garden & Yard

Bressingham Steam and Gardens: The Gardens

Whilst visiting the Bressingham Steam Museum we also visited the gardens which are next to it. There are six distinct gardens laid out over 17 acres, and as such were much more impressive than we had expected. 143 more words

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Prairie promiscuity

The adjective promiscuous was originally applied (and still is) to different things that appear or are brought together in no particular order. That’s a good description of plants, or as Dolly Parton put it: “Wildflowers don’t care where they grow.” Here from April 22 on the Blackland Prairie in northeast Austin you see a mix of Engelmann daisies ( 63 more words


Save Me!

My little Two-Faced violetta were drowning in weeds, crying, “Save me!

Thank you!

One problem with the heavy seasonal rainfall, is that unwanted plants grow far faster than wanted plants.  118 more words