Category Archives: Gardening

An End of Month Walk in the Garden

This seems to be crape myrtle time in my garden. I have ten of them in this small space, and they are providing wonderful color just now. Most of the crape myrtles are shedding their bark at this time of … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: UNUSUAL

The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is UNUSUAL. This is ‘Gwenda,’ one of my favorite azaleas. It has the unusual characteristic of producing flowers of a different color on the same plant. It is a sporadic event … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: BRIDGE

The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is BRIDGE. This huge stone makes a perfect rustic bridge over a flowing stream in a Charlotte garden: https://dailypost.wordpress.com/photo-challenges/bridge/

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In a Vase on Monday: Spikeys

A heavy rain over the weekend resulted in one of my glads being broken at mid stem. I am taking advantage of that “tragedy” to start a vase for this Monday. Another gladiola is nearing its natural end but still … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: DELTA

The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is DELTA, in which we have been challenged to portray a scene that suggests transition and change. The blossoms on a gladiola begin opening at the bottom of the flowering stem … Continue reading

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A Friday Walk in the Garden: End of Month View: June 2017

Friday on a cloudy day is a good one to shoot a few photos of colorful items I noticed when I made a Walk in the Garden at the end of the month. Let me invite you to look through … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Celebration

The vase we are offering today marks a happy occasion in our lives. It was on our church altar this Sunday in celebration of our 59th wedding anniversary. My Arranger and I are delighted to share this vase with you. … Continue reading

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