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Fragrance-free Flowers

My oriental lilies have several large flowers, but so far, almost no scent.  In previous years their scent has been strong, and very noticeable as you walk by.  64 more words

Cottage Life

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


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


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