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I’m not a huge dianthus fan… but this one is really adorable, with tiny magenta flowers. It’s been in a fabulous little terra...
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Smellin’ the jasmine

Me. Smellin’ the jasmine that finally started to bloom on my fence. I guess I shouldn’t say, finally – since  it’s been through...
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Flower Clock

My pencil was extra sharp (Shout out to Matt Leddy! my old landscape architect professor that would always say No Fuzzy Lines!!!!)) today...
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Valentine’s Day Yumminess

Stumped on what to get your loved one for Valentine’s Day??? Well, flowers of course.… oh ya and diamonds. Puppies are good too....
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A Patootie in my Garden

Now introducing: Patootie. or P.Toots or Tootie or Toots or Tea Bag or P.T. Cruiser or White Ninja Here’s a shot of Toots...
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Comes in the form of the wind last night, pushing my rectangle terra cotta pot full of agave, off the railing to plummet...
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New Year’s Resolution

The Organic Consumers Association (not to be confused with OC ASS) has some great in site for New Year’s Resolution. If the standard...
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