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Wordless Wednesday: AAA

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In a Vase on Monday: Don’t Spare the Blushes

The skies have been lowering and lifting all morning making it hard to catch the light for today’s photographs – always more of a problem than creating the vase in the first place! My starting point today was the Primula … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Hint of Pink

I had been keeping an eye on the ‘Pink Perpetué’ rose by the front door over this last week, with a view to sparing one of the last blooms for today’s vase; alas, the chosen bloom had lost its petals … Continue reading

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A Dog’s Dinner

We had friends coming round last night for a meal so I picked these flowers to decorate the table, realising that although there were still several blooms it could easily be a bit of a dog’s dinner as there was … Continue reading

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Hattie’s Pincushion

Many things seem to be conspiring to keep me out of the garden in recent days, so my rambles have been frequently interrupted by the plucking out of a token number of weeds and frequent stops to admire the progress … Continue reading

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Garden Bloggers Blooms Day: Mum’s the Word!

Knowing we would be away on the 15th of the month, when Carol at May Dreams hosts Garden Bloggers Blooms Day and where garden bloggers can host links to their own blooming blogs, I had taken appropriate photos of our own … Continue reading

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