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Pumpkins and Gardens

I’m so glad I took advantage of last week’s fine weather, as conditions have now turned more cool and damp, and snow has dusted the higher elevations in the mountains. Late last week I visited a favorite garden of mine, … Continue reading

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A Walk in the Park

It’s been a strange July around here this summer … if that’s what you want to call it. Temperatures have been below normal, along with cloudy and sometimes rainy skies. It’s been more like “June gloom” than anything else. Today … Continue reading

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An Afternoon at Lakewold Gardens

Welcome to Lakewold Gardens, located in Lakewood, Washington. This was my first visit to the gardens. It was a perfect, sunny and warm day. What better idea than to take a stroll in these beautifully manicured, historical gardens nestled along … Continue reading

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Blossom Time

As stated in my previous blog post, it’s been quite some time since I’ve ventured out into the public gardens, what with all the drenching rain we’ve had all winter. And here is what I found recently: Magnolias are in … Continue reading

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Springtime in a Classical Chinese Garden

It’s springtime in the Pacific Northwest, and gardens are bursting with blooms! A popular Northwest destination for both locals and international travelers alike, especially this time of year, is the Lan Su Chinese Garden, located in Portland, Oregon. The garden … Continue reading

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