Exhilarating Spring

Exhilarating Spring

Our spring was exhilarating with birds chirping, colorful mini leaves bursting against bright blue sky, sunshine surrounding, and flits of fog flowing to and fro.  All the while the greening earth continues to require plenty of editing on Mary Ellen’s part!  But it is beautiful and we appreciate every minute of it. Here are some of the highlights....

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June in Mary Ellen’s Garden

June in Mary Ellen’s Garden

For those of you who want to plan your visit around bloom times, here is a smattering of what was flowering in Mary Ellen’s Garden in June in chronological order from the beginning of the month to the end. Streambed garden on a misty morning 6/1/17 Red rhododendron and fern 6/4/17 Pink rhododendrons frame the path 6/4/17 Rhododendrons and Hawthorne tree blooming by Paradise Cottage 6/12/17 Clematis on the light pole with pink rhododendron behind 6/13/17 Rhododendrons at their peak 6/13/17 Rhodendrons and Hawthorne tree blooming by Paradise Cottage with sunset 6/12 Pink rhododendron 6/13/17 Red rhododendron close-up 6/13/17 White foxtail lily detail 6/18/17 Siberian iris in the Studio Garden 6/18/17 Siberian iris with raindrops 6/18/17 Single blue iris up close 6/18/17 Roadside garden by Seanook 6/18/17 Blue-eyed grass, actually in the iris family 6/18/17 Clematis 6/18 Columbine 6/18/17 Red, white and blue – Red rhododendron with white dogwood and blue iris 6/18/17 Maroon iris and dark red pelargonium 6/26/17 Dwarf hemlock sporting new growth 6/26/17 Mountain Laurel 6/29/17 Single peony 6/29/17 Dogwood branch 6/29/17 Herbs for burgers; lemin thyme,dill, spanish oregano,taragon,sage 6/29/17 Bleeding Heart 6/30/17 Verbascum, Southern Charm 6/30/17 Orange-leafed Ninebark flower 6/30/17 Peony in Bloom 6/30/17...

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Views of Spring at Our Place, Paradise Point Road 2017

In spite of the rain we are enjoying an awesome Spring right here on Paradise Point Road, because of glorious days sprinkled between.  Even the cloudy days have been warm enough to work outside, actually perfect for planting.  Please enjoy the link to more    https://goo.gl/znfHFk

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