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Magnolias 2016 at Edwards Gardens

Magnolias 2016 at Edwards Gardens. Toronto, Ontario. Fujifilm X-T1 and 55-200mm lens.

Warsaw Botanical Gardens

The Warsaw Botanical Gardens were established in 1818, and run by the University of Warsaw. Last Sunday was the tulip festival, and the main colourful treats are tulips of course, and then daffodils, magnolias and grape hyacinths. 58 more words



Spring is one of my most favorite seasons! Every free moment the kids and I become bud ninjas to find buds on the plants, bushes and trees… then we try not to touch them… but some of our friends are weaker than others in that area. 130 more words


Gluten free? No problem. These 9 delicious places to eat in Charleston are for you

Those with a gluten allergy understand the daily struggle of finding a place that will cater to  frustrating food needs. Fortunately, Charleston has a wide variety of options to offer. 461 more words


Magnolia Heaven

A few images from a recent trip to Hilliers’ Gardens, nr Romsey, in Hampshire. Despite the title, which did describe the beauty of the Magnolias, I’ve managed to restrain my selection to just six images, including two of my favourite, Black Tulip. 101 more words


Marvellous magnolias

Everyone likes magnolias and they are distinctive for having the largest flowers of all spring-flowering trees, indeed all trees. In the wild the 200 or so species (some species keep moving genus) have a distribution centred around the Pacific. 977 more words

Plant Of The Week

Hello, Blossom

‘Tis that time of year when everywhere you look there are trees in blossom. The whites and pinks of the various prunus species grace the lawns in Bute and the various other public parks, and line the pathways at Cathays Cemetery. 142 more words