Category Archives: Flowers

A Week of Flowers – Day 5: Peony Power

We are racing through Cathy’s annual Week of Flowers share and I love the floral glory that I am seeing through her posts and links. It’s also been rather enjoyable scrolling through (rather a lot of) photos on the computer … Continue reading

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A Week of Flowers – Off to a bright start …

Today I am joining Cathy from Words and Herbs for her delightful, annual meme ‘A Week of Flowers‘, which was conceived to help counterbalance the dark, dank days of this time of the year in the northern hemisphere. I am … Continue reading

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In-a-Vase-on-Monday is nine years old today!

What a fantastic achievement by Cathy@ramblinginthegarden, who started and continues to host this meme. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘ 468 vases and still going strong! I love this meme, but rarely get my act together to post a vase, even though I sometimes pick … Continue reading

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In A Vase on Monday – Out of Ice!

I left gathering flowers too late today and temperatures have now hit 31ยบC, so there’s a little bit of droop going on in this vase ๐Ÿ˜ฆ (I know how they feel). Hopefully they’ll perk up now that they are in … Continue reading

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In a vase on Monday – Tolerance and how things grow on a person!

Daffodils, with their large, sunny trumpets, are beaming happy vibes in every direction of our garden right now, making it a perfect pick-me-up place to be. And today, I’ve brought a jug of those bright blooms indoors to share for … Continue reading

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In a vase on Monday – #StandWithUkraine

I just read that the Queen posed with Justin Trudeau in front of a massive vase of blue and yellow flowers as a gesture of support for Ukraine. Well, my blue and yellow vase for today’s In a Vase on … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Ah! Winter Heliotrope

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A Week of Flowers #Day7 – Flowers and Friends

Since the beginning of December Cathy at Words and Herbs has been running ‘A Week of Flowers‘ to cheer and brighten our lives. It’s been an absolutely delight to dip into so many people’s passions and favourites. I’ve loved it! … Continue reading

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A Week of Flowers – #Day6

Something was tugging on a memory as I was admiring the gloriously sunny flower ofย  Leucospermum ‘Goldie’ in Kris Peterson’s #Day4 flower post. Now I know that can’t grow such an exotic plant here in England, but … and then … Continue reading

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A Week of Flowers – #Day4

I’ve not posted for a bit (busy and distracted, sorry), but Cathy’s lovely idea for celebrating a week of flowers, to cheer and inspire us at this time of year, was too welcome an opportunity to miss without applauding it … Continue reading

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