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My first flower show - RHS Chatsworth

Amazing to think even though I love plants, flowers, gardens and gardening I have never ever been to a flower show.  Well thought it was time to put that oversight right especially when the… 392 more words


Wild Orchids in Switzerland

A couple of weeks ago, a friend and I went out in search of orchids… wild ones.

Close to the Switzerland-Germany border, there’s a tiny place called… 527 more words

Life In Switzerland

Red boulevard

I found one worthy of this love.
He stood with gangly grace,
And smiled even better.
A white lotus in the murky mud,
That smelled of nature’s freshness… 67 more words


Through White Orchids

Alberto Mier’s paper work will be featured in this coming month’s exclusively paper show, but this week, I decided to take advantage of this new blog to get some more information on a piece in my personal collection, “Through White Orchids” by Alberto Mier, a 16″ x 16″ piece of mixed media on canvas. 1,168 more words


Chatsworth RHS Flower Show

Where do I start.  I know I have neglected this blog this year, but then life takes us all along its path. And I am called to spend time out in Nature, rather than sitting behind my computer screen.. 373 more words


Quiet and Peaceful

You would think that Norwich, the county town of Norfolk, being only 100 miles from the centre of London would mean the whole of the county would be overrun with visitors. 240 more words