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The Earth Laughs In Flowers

“The earth laughs in flowers” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Having waited for Spring  for so long , glad to see, it is here now.The rains had washed the earth of it’s winter slumber and suddenly the earth smiles once again. 486 more words


Storms of Flowers

Amidst the storms in our skies – there are flowers in the garden.

When I as young and had about the same amount of time for the flower garden as I do now, I used to plant piles of annuals that  grew from seed. 398 more words


Magnolia Trees in the Rain

I touch the tip of my shoe to the surface of the puddle from yesterday’s rain and watch the rings on the water spread petals from the cherry tree nearby. 626 more words


One Season

spring is coming

but summer never left

heat makes constant presence

a blanket of too heavy heft

magnolias bloom white

blossoms big and wide

no new color, no new life… 32 more words

Felley Priory

Felley Priory is one of North Nottinghamshire’s best kept secrets.  Amazingly only half a mile from the M1, the tranquil and immaculate 3 acre garden, set against rolling hills provides a pleasant year-round garden visit. 501 more words


More Than Cherry Blossoms...

…we spotted these beautiful Magnolia blooms, too.

There were more than Cherry Blossoms blooming at the University of Washington. Hope you enjoy these images.

Now here’s the view we are enjoying for the next several days. 15 more words