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The Trumpet Vine

My trumpets are in full bloom right, now. And they probably will bloom all the way through September/October, again. I haven’t seen a hummingbird around them this year. 46 more words


New Blooms Emerge In The Garden

Due to the rain, a lot of new blooms begin to emerge in my garden. The trumpets keep pushing; and soon, I will have hummingbirds visiting my garden. 142 more words


The Hummingbird and the Dragonfly

I have been asked about the photo I use as the header for this blog by DM.   I was so excited that someone had taken notice of this photo, because it is truly one of the most unusual photos I have ever taken.  551 more words

Little Stories

A Poem & A Picture (Or Three)

Leaves Compared with Flowers

by Robert Frost

A tree’s leaves may be ever so good,
So may its bar, so may its wood;
But unless you put the right thing to its root… 129 more words


Picture Perfect Monday: Trouble With Trumpets

Here is a photo of a Trumpet Vine (Campsis radicans) twined around the utility pole at the back of our neighbor’s yard. This is why I don’t particularly care for them. 128 more words

Picture Perfect Monday