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Purple Reign

Purple is the color of the week in my garden.

Oh sure, there’s yellow, red, and orange too, all vying for attention with their look at me!  346 more words

Add a New Color to Your Garden: Purple

Is your flower garden a study in pinks, oranges, and yellows? Wouldn’t you like to add a little drama? If your favorite color is purple, you’re in luck because there are a lot of choices for flowers, foliage, and berries in a wide variety of purple hues. 392 more words


Tammy's Garden Oasis in the Suburbs

On the last day of the 2017 Garden Bloggers Fling, we visited the garden of Fling organizer extraordinaire Tammy Schmitt, author of the blog Casa Mariposa 235 more words

Perennial Flowers


Gratitude for the Gift-giver not the gift.  Gratitude for the Creator not the created. Gratitude for the Source of all joy, peace, hope, love.  Envisioning the lavishness rained down in a continuous flood.   26 more words

Flowers along the Red Cedar Trail

A variety of flowers are blooming along the Red Cedar State Trail. The most common flowers are the Touch-me-nots which are blooming all along the trail. 10 more words

Macro Photography

Wednesday 21 June 2017. Sunrise on the Solstice at Meadowbrook

It was 64 degrees F at 5:15 this morning of the first day of summer and the longest day of the year!

Was thrilled (and amazed) to have gotten myself going early enough to be heading to Meadowbrook Park on… 272 more words


Saturday 10 June 2017. Worn Flowers at Meadowbrook

It was 66 degrees and mostly sunny at 6:09, on this morning of my father’s 90th birthday, as I wheeled Rhododendron down the driveway and headed south on Race Street. 190 more words