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Bloom Day - January 2018

While most of my garden looks rather torn up at the moment (making lots of muscle heavy, time consuming changes that take me forever), there are some things worth noting. 734 more words

Bloom Day

GBBD January 2018

The first Garden Bloggers Bloom Day of the year sees a interesting selection of plants in flower, albeit a small choice selection. There are numerous buds a plenty – Hellebores, Eranthis, Snowdrops, Iris reticulata and Magnolia – but as with many a garden visit they will probably look lovely next week. 246 more words

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Holiday Blooms: GBBD, December 2017

Winter has arrived in my part of the world, where the morning low temperature today was –10F. Out in the garden, all is white and frozen. 216 more words

Seasons

Snow Flowers and Holiday Blooms: GBBD, November 2017

After months of record warmth, our weather in Maine seems to have shifted from September to December, bypassing October and November altogether. The first snow fell earlier this week, with more forecast for tomorrow. 185 more words

Seasons

Fall's Final Flowers: GBBD, October 2017

By mid-October, my Maine garden is going into dormancy. Leaves are withering, flowers are going to seed, and maple leaves are falling into the flower beds. 363 more words

Seasons

Native Texans

In this post you won’t find any cowboy boots or hats, nor plates of barbecue and bowls of salsa, and certainly no funny, twangy accents, but you will see plenty of beauty and Texan toughness.  535 more words