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Yew balls,cobbles and creepers

This part of the gardens is called the japanese garden mainly because of the granite Japanese lantern that you can see in the centre although we have planted it to give a Japanese look and feel. 391 more words

Garden Plants

After lengthy delay, Edmonton's 102 Avenue Bridge opening Friday

Edmonton drivers are getting a great summer surprise as the city has announced the 102 Avenue Bridge will open Friday morning.

At 10 a.m. Friday, one lane in each direction will open to vehicles and pedestrians. 618 more words


A Good Christian Pear Tree for Father's Day

Since the summer has arrived we have been spending the last few weeks trying to get our garden under control, as the bulbs and weeds that have been left to multiply over the last year, since we moved, have just gone crazy in the warm wet weather.  253 more words


Clover Dreams

Here in high summer

Again, the ground is whitened

This time by clovers

Fed by the snows and petals

Fallen here before.

Let’s share this place together

Unmoving in sultry air.


Catching Up #7: Tree Business

A few minutes ago every tree was excited, bowing to the roaring storm, waving, swirling, tossing their branches in glorious enthusiasm like worship. But though to the outer ear these trees are now silent, their songs never cease. 

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Catching Up

Today - 11th June 2016

Wandering round the garden after a good dose of rain overnight I saw these:

Scorzonera in flower

parsnip in flower

mustard growing through pear tree… 65 more words

Borderland Garden

My Poorly Pear Tree

All the pears are turning spotty and black and falling off the tree! Oh no! I’m not really a pear fan but I was hoping they might taste nicer on our own tree. 9 more words