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What To Do When Dahlia Tubers Sprout Early?

Those of us who save our dahlias have probably encountered this problem. I know I have. Here is the answer to that question courtesy of Garden Making. 379 more words


Water Lilies and More: A Visit to Monet's Giverny

A while back I had the opportunity to make a summer visit to Claude Monet’s Garden at Giverny, France.  My youngest had long had a fascination with the artist, so we decided to take her there for a birthday treat. 167 more words


Harry P. Leu Gardens

We took a little trip over to Harry P. Leu Gardens in Orlando last week.  It was a cold day for Florida.  I don’t think it made it to sixty degrees.  152 more words

Around Florida

Is that the best you can do?

A shower of rain
so light it serves only to
raise humidity


National Trust - Bodnant Garden

It’s been a little while since I took you on a tour of a National Trust property, so I am back to show you another one. 1,026 more words


Different shades of white

As I have mentioned before, it rarely snows where I now live. It makes me feel like I am missing something, because I grew up in a place where it snowed half the year… maybe a big chunk of something very important I have left behind. 313 more words