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In a Vase on Monday: Old Reliables

Freezing weather for the past week has turned all the open camellia, tea olive, loropetalum, and azalea blossoms in my garden to brown mush. It has also inhibited any buds that might have wanted to from opening as well. All the … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Addendum

Kimberley at Cosmos and Cleome, in commenting on my In a Vase on Monday post today, asked to see a side view of the celery dish in the arrangement. In my continuing effort to be responsive to my readers, here is the requested photograph. … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Welcome to 2015

The state of my water-logged garden is such that I had to stretch my imagination to decide on material for this week’s offering for In a Vase on Monday. In shloshing through the garden I noticed that most of my heucheras are surviving the … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Farewell to 2014

Here is the final chapter for 2014 of In a Vase on Monday, a wonderful idea created by Cathy at Rambling in the Garden. Locally we have been enduring freezing early morning temperatures and a huge amount of rain. Nonetheless, I … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday Meets Garden Bloggers Foliage Day

Today is Monday, the 22nd of December, and I find myself in a blogger’s conundrum. Cathy at Rambling in the Garden has invited me to participate each week in  In a Vase on Monday, and Christina at Garden of the Hesperides has … Continue reading

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A Garden Review of 2014: July-September

This is the second chapter in the review of our garden in 2014, with thanks to Cathy at WordsandHerbs for suggesting this idea.      July Crape myrtles come on strong in mid-summer and begin to provide tons of color. We have seven … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Festive Foliage

Once again we searched the garden for items to include in this week’s In a Vase on Monday, an idea introduced by Cathy at Rambling in the Garden. We have included pansies and violas in earlier offerings, and they are quite beautiful … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Holding On

It’s time once again for another Vase to share for Cathy’s meme,  In a Vase on Monday, for which we are asked to share something from our current garden each week. Last week I complained about their being so little left in my … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Slim Pickin’s

Finding things to include In a Vase on Monday is a problem on this first day of December. Very few flowers in my garden are real cold winter bloomers; I have to rely on the annuals…pansies and violas…for flowers and then gather … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Missing in Action

Dear friends of Cathy’s meme In a Vase on Monday, I beg your forgiveness for failing to offer an arrangement this week. My Arranger and I were away for several days in Greenville, SC, to help our daughter with her holiday decorations … Continue reading

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