Category Archives: Gardening

Taking the Back Roads

Returning from a few days in Florida, we decided to stay off the highways and take the back roads home. We were surprised to see that Mater is alive and well in Alabama, that gas is cheap and flowers are … Continue reading

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Love Frogs

Let me introduce you to Sexy Nelly and Smitten Smitty. These love frogs represent my Mom and Dad. They were on display just outside the back door at Mom’s lake house. I love Nelly’s yellow polka-dot bikini with shades to … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Knock-Out

It’s that time of year again. Beautiful plants are blooming all over Georgia. Our knock-out roses are no exception. The multiple blooms and vibrant color tells me they’ve been enjoying the recent rains.

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She Awakens

Our Camellia tree is about 16 feet tall and close to 30 years old. Each year we patiently wait for her flowers to awaken. Sometimes a late freeze will zap her blooms and they never open, but not this year. She has produced hundreds … Continue reading

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