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bdayflowers1
23 May ’13
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birthday flowers

  I couldn’t decide which orientation I liked better, so I’m posting both. These are my birthday flowers from my delightful and extremely sweet husband. …

grevillea robusta

So, last year I noticed these trees popping up everywhere around here. From a distance they reminded me very much of the Western Australian “Christmas …

wild chamomile

When we moved into this house a couple of years ago the backyard was completely barren and the earth was dry, hard clay. Mostly due …

purpleiris
13 Apr ’13
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purple iris

Are they spectacular things? 🙂

succuspiral
11 Apr ’13
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succulent spiral

Isn’t nature awesome with its groovy patterns? 🙂

jumppup
23 Mar ’13
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jump pup

Out in the front yard with the pup again. I cut his feet off, alas, but I dig it, so it stays. 😉

single leaf

Just a leaf that caught my eye in my backyard. When we moved here a couple of years ago, the backyard was pretty barren due …

orangecroc
20 Mar ’13
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surprize crocosmia

For the last two springs here this plant hasn’t sent up flowers, just the spiky green leaves. This year, suddenly it flowers and so I …

whiterose
17 Mar ’13
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white rose

This white rose is a beautiful survivor. Every year, bunnies come to eat it and every year it comes back even stronger.

neighboursphere
8 Mar ’13
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mirror sphere

Our neighbours have this hanging in a tree in their backyard. I think it’s for their birds to amuse themselves with, or maybe to keep …