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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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In The Pink

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Gratitude

When a person doesn’t have gratitude, something is missing in his or her humanity. A person can almost be defined by his or her attitude toward gratitude. ~Elie Wiesel

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