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Wednesday Vignette – a day of blue tones

It was a day of blue tones;  

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Wednesday Vignette – appetite for blue

The way the impact of color works psychologically – if you constantly worry about your weight, you might be advised to paint your kitchen blue. Aside from being calming, and inducing of trust, honesty, and respectability, the color blue is … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – dusk relief

After two heat record-breaking April days, I took a little walk in the garden to see if anything was worthy of photographing. Dusk is always such a relief when it follows a hot day. It’s like the entire surface of … Continue reading

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Something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue…

Well, for the absolute newest in my plant debauchery, please see my last post – the one about my adventurous romp in Hortlandia. All that aside, there are some rather intriguing developments happening in the garden as well – some … Continue reading

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My favorite plant this week – Cupressus arizonica var. glabra ‘Raywood’s Weeping’

This is my second post under this meme, and it probably seems I’m cheating the system, as none of the plants I have highlighted so far is actually yet IN my garden. The first is still trying to grow some … Continue reading

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The power of promiscuity

I have a love-hate relationship with Columbines. Well, hate is an awfully strong word… I guess it’s more of a love/slight annoyance kind of relationship. The Aquilegia – or Columbine – is one of those plants, that once you have … Continue reading

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