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Well, this is the last of the blueberries and the birds got most of them. We tried a mesh bird net, but it was quite heavy, so we are trying another net that seems lighter and won’t weigh down the bush as much. 15 more words

City Gardening with a Toddler

Gardening with a toddler is a memorable, sensory filled experience that I am so glad I did with J-Bird (aka my kid).

Watching her touch the seeds and the soil was so fascinating. 415 more words

Baby Love


On garden parade
Dinner jacketed magpie
Blue black plumage gleams


Gardens at the Maloof Foundation

Even yesterday’s cool weather couldn’t keep us from enjoying a picnic lunch celebrating a friend’s birthday. She chose the Sam Maloof Foundation as the site for our potluck. 65 more words


Sweet peas growing through winter? How???

These beautiful sweet peas are already flowering in my garden from self seeded plants, which have been growing all through winter.

If you grow sweet peas you must vigilantly remove dead flowers to stop them going to seed and keep your plant flowering – by doing this I have flowers May to September. 172 more words