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10 March 2018 - nature collages

Diameter of flower approx. 9 cms. 4 layers painted and cut out:

  1. Big white petals
  2. Spiky fringed mauve-edged thingy (name?)
  3. 5-pronged greeny hammer-ends thingy (name?)
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It is Essential

Love is that condition
in which the happiness of another
person is essential to your own.

source: Robert A. Heinlein
image: Eddie’s Garden Photos
Passion Flower Summer 2017


The Sacred Passion Flower

Passion Flower has been used by herbalists & healers for centuries. There are over 500 varieties & while many are poisonous, others have been found to be an analgesic as well as an effective treatments for a litany of ailments such as epilepsy, insomnia, and hysteria. 449 more words

Herbal Remedies

Clematis and climbing plants (1 litre pots) - over 35 varieties just arrived!

£4.40 each or 3 for £12

Clematis are excellent climbing plants to cover walls, fences, trellis, arches, tree stumps and pergolas. Growing a selection of different species/varieties can give you all-year-round colour in the garden. 88 more words


Passion Flower

because when your gaping petals expand
just to taste the blood of Christ
every velvet ant will find his way
to your core

because when you are born on the mouth of July… 40 more words


Happiness Is

Happiness is when what you think,
what you say, and what you
do are in harmony.

source: Mahatma Gandhi
image: Eddie’s Garden Photos
Passion Flower Spring 2016


Garden: Preparing for winter

The clocks have changed and it’s dark, and cold, and my motivation for most things is pretty lacking

However unless I fancy heating the greenhouse and moving things to be in it – which I don’t, then the garden needs some preparing for winter so things can stay in situ… 150 more words