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Azaleas in the Aboretum Zeiss 50mm Thin Depth of Field

Nothing like the Washington Park Arboretum in Seattle after some rain in the spring.  Azaleas blooming and Rhododendrons close behind.  Zeiss 50mm and Sony a7r


Spring is blossoming at Bodnant Garden

We’re basking in an amazing April here at Bodnant Garden. We’ve enjoyed a week of brilliant sunshine and blue skies which has coaxed out many wonderful plants. 377 more words

Bodnant Garden

Ravishing rhodos: Why we love them so much

Rhodos here, rhodos there, blooming rhododendrons everywhere.
Just stop and look around. Tell me what you see?
Yep, rhododendrons – big ones, small ones, red ones, white ones, yellow, purple, pink and blue ones – blooming, blooming, blooming, here, there and pretty much everywhere. 1,277 more words


A week in Nepal

Yang had planned it all and together, they climbed up some mountains in Nepal!

We flew into Kathmandu and after an overnight of noise and dust, got into the mountainous city of Pokhara. 188 more words


Spring at Kubota Gardens

Every year I almost forget to visit Kubota Gardens down in South Seattle.  Then I am so glad I didn’t forget.  The azaleas are blooming right now and the rhodies are close behind.  24 more words


April 2015: Garden of the Month

Spring has arrived (though, it feels like it began in January) and gardens all over Ashland are making us take notice. One such garden is found at the home of Beverly and Dick Gergen who moved into their Ashland home August 2003. 362 more words

Ashland Garden Club

Where Do I Put This Plant ?

This is a question that many an amateur gardener has asked themselves and even a well labelled plant can still leave one confused.

I find a bit of prior research will pay dividends. 445 more words