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Around Our Yard – Three

Camellia (Cherokee Rose) Mathotiana Supreme Camellia growing up over the roof of the house. We planted it in 1987 at the back of the house and it found it’s way up and into the sun over the years. I guess … Continue reading

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Japanese Andromeda

Pieris Japonica – A Spring time beauty.

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Dahlias Still Blooming

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Pull Up A Chair

A chair’s function is not just to provide a place to sit; it is to provide a medium for self-expression. Chairs are about status, for example. Or signalling something about oneself. ~Evan Davis

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Rhododendron Is Blooming

Rhododendron macrophyllum Deciduous shrub. Lovely little rhodo out by our cabin.  Such an amazing soft pink colour. “Cunningham’s Blush” Is a good companion for azalea and holly. Deer proof unless the males stomp on them, which they tend to do … Continue reading

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Spring Colours

I love the deep pink of the wild flowering currant, a true harbinger of spring.

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Thanksgiving Cactus

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Look at the size of this rose!

It’s so beautiful I just had to share.  There are three roses on this bush and they are all spectacular.  It’s a David Austin ‘Scepter’d Isle’ Correction: It’s a Tea Rose “Bewitched”

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First Roses in the Rose Garden – Four Pictures

Happy Birthday Dear Sister, Happy Birthday To You.

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Woodland Rose

Woodland or Dwarf Rose Rosa gymnocarpa BC’s smallest and most delicate wild rose. Shrub to 4’ tall. Many weak prickles. Pale pink, dainty flower. Hip a small orange pear shaped. Eaten by the natives to sustain life in times of … Continue reading

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Wild Flowering Currant

Thi This is a wild flowering currant, the only one surviving of four we transplanted from the power line over 40 years ago. It comes back every year.  Love it!  Means: “You please all.”

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Dressed In Pink

Kolkwitzia is closely related to Weigela.  Amazing scent I can smell all over the yard.  And it is deer resistant, which explains why it is 7 feet tall and still growing.

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Pink Poppies

These pink poppies popped up in the herb garden. I guess I must have planted them but they were a nice surprise.  Lovely soft pink atop a fragile looking stem. 

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Rose of Sharron

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Camellia In Bloom

From my studio window I can see the camellia towering over the roof of the house.  Camellia don’t like the rain anymore than I do.  They fade quickly when wet so I’m going to appreciate them while I can see … Continue reading

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