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Portland Japanese Garden

A few weeks ago I visited Portland, Oregon. Intrigued by the Japanese Garden, I went there my first afternoon in the city. It did not disappoint. 114 more words


Phoenix Talks: Japanese Garden at Hermann Park Conservancy

Wow, Phoenix you booked a flight to Houston just to write about one garden?! Not exactly, but it was one of the cool side-stops I planned while visiting Houston to go to… 343 more words

Japanese Garden

The next few days I’ll be working side-by-side with my fellow Master Gardeners at the Annual Master Gardeners Plant Sale.  Every year we offer plants of every type – trees, shrubs, herbs, vegetables, annuals, perennials, native plants, SEEDS, everything!   98 more words

Nature Photography

The Japanese Garden, San Mateo

On Sunday morning, I took the photo above of the Japanese Garden in San Mateo’s Central Park. At first glance, it would be easy to think that this garden must be in Japan, but the reality is that we’re fortunate to have it right here in California. 438 more words


In The Golden Afternoon

I apologize that it has been a while since I wrote a blog post. Things have been a little crazy around here since we got back in January. 657 more words


April 12th 2018

Apologies, dear reader, for missing last week’s posts – I have but two words by way of explanation: root canal.

As someone who has spent more than their fair (time)share in the dentist’s chair, it seems anathema to civilised society that one should have to pay… 426 more words