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Alda Merini

“Amore mio
ho sognato di te come si sogna
della rosa e del vento”
(Alda Merini)


A fresh bouquet of baby pink peonies to put in the living room. Francois approves the aromatic addition of rosemary to the bunch. A cat of discerning taste… 32 more words

Flower power: potent peonias!

The peonia is probably not what you would call a rare flower..though i have not seen many in the Sierras of the Sistema Central. I recall seeing a couple of them in the oak forests of the Southern slopes of Gredos many years ago, and i have come upon the odd one here and there in Guadarrama over the years. 248 more words


Near And Far

Children in the weeds
And flowers in the garbage
Beautiful moonlight

Above. North and South Healing Gardens, upper terraces, second chorus of daffodils (a gift in honor of Pat) first year, and peonia (herbacious and Itoh) sprouting in their third year, Moyer’s Red Papaver Orientale, Sweet Bay, Spring peas and Edgeworthia chysantha. 9 more words