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Pink Hydrangea

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Pink Dogwood Tree

 Dogwood (Pink) Cornus satomi Small deciduous tree.  Attractive horizontal tiers of branches.  This Asian dogwood is native to the islands of Japan as well as Korea. It was first seen and described by von Siebold of the Dutch East India … Continue reading

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My Rose Garden Today

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Chive Flowers

Chives Allium schoenoprasum Planted.  Culinary herb. Perennial. Smallest of the onion family.  Cut right down to the ground when finished, it always comes back. Divide every three years.  Water weekly during dry spells. Feed half strength fish fertilizer every two … Continue reading

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Blooms on the new Rhododendron

We planted two rhododendron bushes out by the cabin years ago. They are finally blooming.The first light pink one is finished blooming but this one has just started. Beautiful colour.

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Rhododendron In Full Flower

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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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