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A Shady Vignette

One of my favorite spots in my garden is a back corner of our house that spends most of the day in full shade. Over time I have tried to create a space that not only “functions” in that shady … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Motion

This week’s WordPress Photo Challenge theme is MOTION. I was able to capture a green anole (Anolis carolinensis) scuttling across a hosta leaf. My garden is a home to a number of these creatures who are welcome assistants in my continuing … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday/Garden Bloggers Foliage Day: Two for the Price of One

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In a Vase on Monday : 8/25/2014

“My arranger” has brought out all of her Ikebana training to help me put together flowers and foliage from our garden for this week’s offering for In a Vase on Monday. The foliage is from an unnamed hosta, Deutzia gracilis ‘Chardonnay Pearls,’ … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday

I loved being on vacation and visiting with family and dear friends, but it is nice to be back in my garden and in our somewhat normal routine (not to mention being back in my own bed). As a walked through the garden searching … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: A Hosta Conundrum

I apologize in advance for this unusual offering for In a Vase on Monday.  Rather than present a display of today’s garden blooms, I would like to offer a conundrum concerning a hosta whose identity I have lost over time. I reviewed all … Continue reading

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Garden Bloggers Foliage Day: July–Another Wet and Gray Day

I am pleased to present my second offering for July’s edition of Garden Bloggers Foliage Day. I am grateful to Christina for developing this idea and inviting me to participate. I do hope you will visit her site. As I have aged, I have … Continue reading

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