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Marco Polo & Mosaic quilt...

Marco Polo is an oriental lily grown in my garden during summer 2016.  Mosaic quilt is based on a design in Fat Quarter Style book.  Wonky stars were added to the original design.

Beyond the Veil of Darkness

No moonlight illuminated the paths this night

The blackness appeared more intense like that of rich velvet

Yet I knew something waited just beyond

Their scent was heightened by the their lack of visual beauty… 53 more words

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Oriental Lilies

Oriental Lilies are blooming now and they’re amazing! I’m making a mental note to order more of them. A single flower can perfume an entire room, making it one of my favorites to bring inside, although their pollen can make a bit of a mess. 249 more words

Last Night

Twilight

Aromatic scents fill the air

The earth’s perfume – sweet, earthy, musk and floral notes tease our sense of smell

 A walk through a garden is experiential

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A Weekend of Scent


This weekend has been all about clearing the beds under the trees that screen the front garden from the road. As a consequence I’ve had my head buried in the gorgeous scent of these fabulous Viburnum burkwoodii. 101 more words