August 29, 2017 How can you not notice this 6 ft tall feathery grass growing in a flower garden?! Enormous! At times they can become invasive. I love the way they wave in the summer breeze. Tall grasses serve as screens, barriers and boundaries. I have been told that the root system is very deep […]

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August 28, 2017 The sun is shining and of course I am a happyflower. But as I was taking a walk at Duke Farms I kept feeling the leaves falling off the tall trees tapping my shoulder as if to say-” Fall is Coming” My beautiful canopy of leaves will soon disappear. I love the […]

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August 27, 2017 Yes it is August! Yes I am talking about Christmas Cactus. When my Mom passed away I brought all of her crazy plants to my house. Surprisingly they survived the move and are thriving. Just this morning the pink flowers have started blooming on her Christmas Cactus! I read that during the […]

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August 26, 2017 Sedum is just lovely. My hubby and I were eating dinner outside a the restaurant last night and I took this picture.The temperature was cool and the sun was out…..wonderful experience! The Sedum is a perenial.  They light to grow in moist soil with full sun. For some sedum varieties, you can […]

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August 24, 2017 I have been researching this flower for hours…..I am always learning too. When I looked up the meaning behind this flower most say it’s the symbol of true love. Also I found- “Even sorrow can lead to beauty if you are willing to deal with your emotions. Watch out for scorned love […]

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OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA     August 23, 2017 This photo was taken yesterday outside on the patio of the restaurant we ate at. I felt like I was part of a Monet Painting. Just absolutely beautiful! The guides at the garden told us that the Lotus Flower was at its peek yesterday and the flower only […]

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August 22, 2017 Today I am heading to the Grounds of Sculpture with a group of golfing friends. I have been before but will bring my camera this time to show all of you how life-like these statues actually are! I will post again later today (if I survive this heat outside) lol

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August 21, 2017 What can I say about today?! It is finally here. I have been waiting for this day for so long! I took today off from work in anticipation of the Solar Eclipse! I am writing about something that will occur in my life time! I sound fanatical….I don’t care. At 1:00 p.m. […]

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August 18, 2017 The Lotus is a delicate flower with many layered petals around a core. Most varieties grow in the water of ponds The plants say grace to me.and are used for religious ceremonies. Buddist use the lotus flower often.  The plants say grace to me. I love them in Monet paintings. My son just […]

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