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Green is coming through the gray

If this were a Facebook status update I might write, “I’m feeling…sunny and dry.” St. Louis has received 13.2 inches of rain this month and a walk in my backyard now has a sound track: Squish, squish, squish. 330 more words


Oakleaf Hydrangea

The Oakleaf Hydrangea typically grows up to 4-6′ tall. 


In A Vase On Monday - Ephemeral

In A Vase on Monday – Ephemeral

Our wild daylilies (Hemerocallis fulva) begin to bloom without fail during the first week of July every year. This year’s abundant rain has produced a bumper crop. 113 more words

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Fresh from the vine

Broken leaves and tarnished blossoms. The storms took their toll all afternoon.

My favorite backyard plant always suffers. The leaves are large and the blossoms fragile.

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