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September 16, 2016
ĽAdelaide

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Inspirations of the Summer Garden

Beautiful Victor Hugo Quote~ A Garden A garden to walk in and immensity to dream in–what more could he ask? A few flowers at his feet and above him the stars.” ~ Victor Hugo Crape Myrtles do nothing most of the time. But once summer is at it’s height and just beginning to slide, they […]

August 20, 2016
ĽAdelaide

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Summer Garden Color

Summer, especially about this time in summer, the weather becomes awful. I dislike extreme heat, dry winds and smoky skies. There’ve been several fires around the lake area up north from here. I shouldn’t complain as many lost all they had except their lives! Unfortunately that black smoke does inevitably end up in the air […]

May 29, 2016
ĽAdelaide

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My Rose Garden Grows

To find the universal elements enough To find the air and the water exhilarating To be refreshed by a morning walk or an evening saunter To be thrilled by the stars at night To be elated over a bird’s nest or a wildflower in spring… These are some of the rewards of the simple life. […]

February 8, 2016
ĽAdelaide

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Spring is Around the Corner

Lovely music to accompany your little stroll thru the garden… ~ California Native Wild Lilac ~   Ceanothus is one of my favorite plants ~ it never disappoints. In early to late spring it is dressed in these gorgeous blue flowers. That tinge of pink only makes it more wonderful. And being a lilac, it’s […]

November 11, 2015
ĽAdelaide

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Fall Color in the Garden

  Since taking these garden photos ~ that actually happened over a couple of seasons ~ we’ve had some blustery days and one night of drizzling rain. For November 10, that means we’re still in drought conditions but we are all hoping that the storm door is, at least, opening a bit. So nothing is […]