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More Summer Gardens

I recently visited another favorite garden of mine, located between Port Gamble and Kingston, Washington. It is Heronswood Garden, one of the best kept secrets in the region. There’s always plenty variety of plants and flowers to view during each … Continue reading

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Colorful Summer Gardens

I’m so proud to live in a city whose public gardens management takes pride in the beauty and pleasure it brings to all those who visit, near and far. I am referring to Point Defiance Park, located on a point … Continue reading

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Flaming Autumn Japanese Maple Trees

Japanese Maple trees are in their prime, autumn colors, right now. I love taking photos of their flaming colors and gnarly branches. It takes a special technique to capture silhouettes of their gnarly, snake-like branches and may involve some crawling … Continue reading

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Spring is Really Here!

Cherry Blossoms We’re in a trend of warm, sunny weather and the blooms just keep coming! Mid-spring blooms are here now in the Pacific Northwest. As usual, I’ve been making my weekly rounds to the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden, in … 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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