Category Archives: Road Trips

We Went to a Garden Party

The day began with thunder, lightning and a downpour in Asheville, North Carolina. But fears of the weather spoiling the garden party were for naught as the rain stopped just in time for the nine o’clock opening of a very … Continue reading

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Garden Dreaming

Sometimes, often, frequently, all the time, thoughts of the garden, my garden sail along the ocean waves of my thoughts and dreams. While traveling is this phenomenon most surprising. Being busy with family and friends keeps a wandering mind occupied … Continue reading

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On the Road Bloom Day July 2013

Summer often means traveling, visiting friends and family. The camera is a constant companion on these jaunts, especially when Carol’s Bloom Day is right around the bend. Such was the case these past few days. A few snapshots of the … Continue reading

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Daylilies At Peak

More daylilies were not needed, that was a certainty. This year has been different concerning the daylilies, Hemerocallis ssp., though. There has been regular and abundant rainfall, for one and more importantly, the yearly family beach vacation that usually involves … Continue reading

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Wildflower Waterfall With a Friend

It is the place all visitors who stay the night at the Fairegarden are taken, weather and time permitting. There had been heavy and steady rain the day before. The falls were full and raucous. While it was too early … Continue reading

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What’s New

Time is racing by. It always does at this time of year. Things happen almost too fast to aborb. The best way to keep up is to do a lot of clicking to save the moments into pixels. The Cedar … Continue reading

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Garden Art of Asheville Fling 2012

Let us travel back in time to May of 2012, to the Garden Blogger Fling held in Asheville, North Carolina. Above: From the plantings at the Gentling garden The weather was superb and the gardens were gorgeous. Above: Stained glass … Continue reading

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