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Floral Show Stoppers

It’s getting near the end of the spring bloom season in a lot of gardens. The rhododendrons are hardy, though, and can bloom well into June. As a lot of my blog followers know, I frequent a favorite garden of … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye to the Spring Blooms

May is just about gone and, along with it, our lovely spring flowers. We’re so blessed in our corner of the world here in Western Washington to have such exuberant flora. (We’ve got the rain all winter long to thank … Continue reading

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Giants in Bloom

Giant Himalayan Lily (Cardiocrinum giganteum) It’s time for the Giant Himalayan Lily blooms! These are a must see at the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden in Federal Way, Washington, and they are in bloom right now. If you’ve never seen one … Continue reading

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Still Some Blooms at the Garden

The majority of the spring blooms at the Rhododendrons Species Botanical Garden, in Federal Way, is over. So sad! But there are still Azaleas that are in bloom and some that are just starting to bloom. The Blue Poppies are … Continue reading

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May Parade of Flowers

Lupine Meadow There’s nothing like taking in the sights and smells of a floral garden on a lovely May day! Above are colorful Lupine that filled a large meadow I came across en route to a garden I visited (Rhododendron … Continue reading

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