Flowers · Roses

Five Best Flowering Plants in Our Garden – Add More Colour to Your Garden.

While in the middle of Spring, when more new flowers are coming every day, I am also thinking about flowers that performed best in our garden last year. I had several flowers and flowering bushes blooming for many months and here are 5 selected plants I would like to present to you, so you can…… Continue reading Five Best Flowering Plants in Our Garden – Add More Colour to Your Garden.

Flowering Bushes · Garden Design

Sweet Mock Orange – Add Beautiful Jasmin Aroma to Your Late Spring Garden. Suitable For Colder Climate.

Today I would like to feature one of my favorite flowering shrubs – aromatic Mock Orange Seringa – Philadelphus coronarius, wich to me smells like white Jasmin I remember from my youth. The variety I have has double, very full looking flowers and really smells wonderful. In pretty cold climate – zone 5b where we…… Continue reading Sweet Mock Orange – Add Beautiful Jasmin Aroma to Your Late Spring Garden. Suitable For Colder Climate.

Flowers · Gardening · Peonies

Peony Festival and Judged Peony Show Oshawa 2016. New Show and Festival Coming in June 2017.

It is already 2 years in a row since I have been attending this Peony Festival and judged Peony Show in Oshawa located in the Greater Toronto Area, Canada. It is an annual event and this year in June will be already its 13th anniversary. I am planning to see this amazing show and festival…… Continue reading Peony Festival and Judged Peony Show Oshawa 2016. New Show and Festival Coming in June 2017.

Canada · Flowers · Garden Design · Gardening · Public Gardens · Roses · Travel

Visiting Niagara Park’s Botanical Gardens – Part 2. August, 2017.

On March 16th, 2017 I wrote about my visit to Niagara Park’s Botanical Gardens in the Niagara Falls region. I have promised you then that I will write more about this beautiful park relating to you my impressions from it when I have visited this place about 3 weeks later in the beginning of August…… Continue reading Visiting Niagara Park’s Botanical Gardens – Part 2. August, 2017.

Flowers · Gardening · Roses

Eden Rose, Admired by Many Climbing Rose.

About Eden Rose in Our Garden. Eden rose in our garden is relatively new arrival.  I have purchased it last year from my favorite local nursery – Vandermeer,  around the end of May 2016.   At this time, it was not blooming yet, so I was hesitating if I should buy it, since I prefer…… Continue reading Eden Rose, Admired by Many Climbing Rose.

Garden Design · Public Gardens · Travel

Visiting Beautiful Parco Civico Villa Ciani in Lugano, Switzerland.

A few years ago, while traveling in Italy, I have also visited a very beautiful city of Lugano located by the lake of the same name, close to the Italian border and surrounded by the mountains of Lugano Prealps. Lugano is the largest town in the region of Ticino and is not only one of…… Continue reading Visiting Beautiful Parco Civico Villa Ciani in Lugano, Switzerland.

Essential Oils · Medicinal plants · Travel

Orange Essential Oil to Bring Renewed Energy and More Joy to Your Life. Great Essential Oil to Try in April.

First a disclaimer – I am not a doctor or aromatherapist and all information here regarding essential oils is from my personal research. If you have some serious medical condition, it is best to consult your doctor or other health professional before using some essential oils. Sweet Orange Essential Oil as One Of the Essential…… Continue reading Orange Essential Oil to Bring Renewed Energy and More Joy to Your Life. Great Essential Oil to Try in April.