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Review of Floriade Expo 2022 in Almere, NL

From Sue Rushton’s blog. Sue is as enthusiastic gardener and garden photographer in Great Britain. She covered the Floriade international horticultural exhibition this year. Continue reading

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Camouflage = How Green It Is, Grasshopper

It’s Monday. A way to start the week without getting frustrated is to share the magic of natural camouflage. It’s a Katydid! It really has good blending ability against the leaves. How marvelous! Thanks for stopping by my kitchen. Have … Continue reading

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A Composition in Purple – Iris Time in the Lake Harriet Park Garden

It was June 5, 2022. The Iris flower season was just beginning in the Lake Harriet Gardens. Continue reading

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Saturday in the Lyndale Gardens = Lake Harriet Rose Garden – August Paradise

While the drought caused havoc for the farmers in Minnesota, the flower garden at Lake Harriet has flourished. The rains came yesterday and here’s some of what I saw today. This Saturday the Monarch butterflies were plentiful. The roses were … Continue reading

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Lavender Crush – A luxurious Rose = Summer’s Sultry Display

Lavender Crush Rose Lake Harriet Rose Garden, Minneapolis. These purple roses looked lush with so many petals. Very luxe hybrid rose that can be grown in this cold climate.

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