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Tree of Life Herb Garden - Hanno, Japan

When I was invited to visit an herb garden, I wasn’t thinking “garden” but more like “greenhouse.”  Much to my surprise, the herb garden was more like a 478 more words

Passion Flower

These intriguing blooms are profusely snaking, clinging and stretching all over our south-facing brick wall. It is not surprising to discover that their mysterious complexity has been made use of by more than one religion. 151 more words


Flowers that were by the Bee hive.

When I went to the hive today there were several of these passions flowers blooming everywhere. They were so pretty I took a picture….

The Bees

To mow, or not to mow?

I visited a friend one day a few years ago who has since moved to a different state.  She had invited me to dinner at her home in the country.  934 more words

Dirty Hands: Happy Heart

Passion Flower

Like the passion flower that, once, appeared to die;
which springs from the ashes of dog-turned soil
to rise again with resilience,
I, too, will rise, as the floral phoenix has arisen – 24 more words


First shoots of the purple passion flower vine (Passiflora incarnata) pop up anywhere except where they’re supposed to. A steel obelisk stands above where the vine was planted, but the first sign of the passion flower in late spring is eight feet away, growing through gaps in the stone patio. 257 more words

My Garden

Butterflies are Beautiful...

I only wish they wouldn’t devour my Passion Fruit Vine. Passiflora is the host plant for the Gulf Fritillary, the orange and black butterfly in the picture. 219 more words