Tag Archives: #plants

Floral Friday – Spring Contrasts

I took this pic in early May – when the broom bushes along the river were coming into their own. The river makes for a contrasting backdrop…

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Tuesday Tree – Random Power Lines…

I love looking at the shapes of winter trees. That’s when they really display their power… in fine detail! Every line means something… every squiggle is a point of growth… just waiting to spring to life again in the new … Continue reading

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Six on Saturday – Early November Fun

Fun? Yep… fun indeed! I bet you’ll agree… hastily putting together a SoS post while doing an unplanned cooking job can easily be defined as fun! Yep… I need one finger of each of my two hands to do the … Continue reading

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Six on Saturday – Saturday Serenade…

So far this week, I have shared a song each day. That got me wondering… what will the song be for today? Or, should we share six songs? Then I remembered that this weekend is pumpkin carving time. So, do … Continue reading

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Six on Saturday – There’s Success in Being a Straggler…

It’s that time of the year again (here in the northern hemisphere…) when the winter chill is drawing in… the sunlight hours are decreasing rapidly and the last of the summer (what, we had summer?) plants are clinging on to … Continue reading

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Moments on Monday – Fruitful Weekend!

Have you heard of Prunus Spinosa? No? Well… you should look into this hedgerow fruit, that you should! Why? Because that name means beware! The spinose part comes from the spines… thorny and sharp! So… be dared… go harvest a … Continue reading

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Six on Saturday – Co Wicklow WWI Memorial Park

The good lady and I occasionally flit off on unplanned, impromptu trips to spots in our vicinity. Earlier this week we stopped at the Memorial Park at Woodenbridge. As we walked from the parking toward the garden the famous Irish … Continue reading

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Floral Friday – Damp Delight!

I was preparing photos for tomorrow’s Six on Saturday – selecting one each photo of the different plants I want to show. However, one particular hydrangea bush’s blooms made my choice very difficult! So… what better excuse could I have … Continue reading

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