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Darvonda Nurseries: A Garden Tour

Earlier this week I attended a #HomeTalk meetup and Garden Party at Milner Gardens. I blogged about the experience here. After the party broke up Tamara Jansen who run Milner Gardens which is the retail garden store front for Darvonda … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Proven Winners Madly® Blue Violet Rock Cress

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Wordless Wednesday: Proven Winners Superbells® Lemon Slice

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Wordless Wednesday: Proven Winners® Nosferatu Daylily Hemerocallis

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The Hazy Romantic Glow of Dicentra Spectabilis ‘Alba’

“Oh, how this spring of love resembleth, The uncertain glory of an April day, Which now shows all beauty of the Sun, And by and by a cloud takes all away” William Shakespeare The Two Gentlemen of Verona – Act 1, Scene … Continue reading

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Submerged Arrangements with Proven Winners

Looking for a quick last minute Christmas project to fill your table with colour? Check out my latest post over at the Proven Winners blog. If you don’t already have a beautyberry you might just be inspired to add one … Continue reading

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Reformed Flower Pickers Unite!

Yes, I am a reformed flower picker, but even in my hay day I had nothing on this little garden bug. My littlest garden helper is also quite keen to help herself to any veggies within reach. Tomatoes, cucumber & … Continue reading

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Baskets in Bloom: Blueberry-Pineapple Champagne Sparklers!

All of the summer planters are in peak form this week. They’ve been loving this heat! As long as I keep up the hydration, they’ll keep rewarding me. Bursting in blooms for many more weeks to come. These planters were … Continue reading

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A Pallet in Bloom

I have been known to be a little eccentric at times, so my husband has had a fare amount of practice keeping a straight face as I exult vigorously the details of a recent or evolving project. Even still, he … Continue reading

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Not Quite Wordless Wednesday: Supertunia Watermelon Charm

Straight from my trial gardens, Proven Winners® Supertunia Watermelon Charm is strutting her stuff. These blooms have been sending my sweet tooth into a frenzy! Subtle, yet bold. There is something really special about this flower, as I’m sure you can … Continue reading

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