Flowering Bushes · Flowers · Gardening · Roses

The Transformation of Our Roses From Little Shrubs to Blooming Beauties.

Today I would like to show you how roses can transform from little shrubs to much bigger, beautiful and abundantly blooming plants. As princesses and queens of the gardens they usually require more tender care than other perennials. I will feature here 2 of our roses and right now we have it total 11 roses…… Continue reading The Transformation of Our Roses From Little Shrubs to Blooming Beauties.

dahlias · Flowers · Gardening

Which Plants Can Thrive on Neglect – Part 2 – Dahlias and Roses of Sharon.

As I have promised I continue writing about plants in my garden which actually thrived on neglect. To read part 1 of this article please follow this link. Dahlias Our dahlias were also doing quite well and blooming. The one you see above has huge painterly looking flowers about the size of a small desert…… Continue reading Which Plants Can Thrive on Neglect – Part 2 – Dahlias and Roses of Sharon.

Flowering Bushes · Flowers · Garden Design · Gardening

Which Plants Can Thrive on Neglect – Our Garden Growing Wild While I Was Away this Summer – 2017 – Part 1.

This year I was away on vacation for almost two months from the middle of July to the beginning of September – 7 weeks in total. In the meantime our garden got quite neglected, but nevertheless, many plants seem to thrive.  My husband was keeping an eye on the garden, but since he is not…… Continue reading Which Plants Can Thrive on Neglect – Our Garden Growing Wild While I Was Away this Summer – 2017 – Part 1.

Flowers · Garden Design · Gardening · lilies · Roses

Visiting My Friend’s Garden in Poland. Perhaps Its Colourful Design Can Inspire You.

I am sorry for not writing here for a while. I was traveling for a few months and didn’t always have access to computer. Also I have decided to take a break from writing here just to relax and explore the world.  Sometimes staying away from technology for a while is a good thing. I…… Continue reading Visiting My Friend’s Garden in Poland. Perhaps Its Colourful Design Can Inspire You.

Flowers · Gardening · lilies

Summer Beauties – Lilies From Our Garden.

July and the beginning of August is a period when lilies are blooming in our garden. Common Daylilies When we have purchased our house less than 3 years ago, besides some weeds, the only flowers which were blooming there were orange daylilies. We also had two other kind of daylilies in front of our house…… Continue reading Summer Beauties – Lilies From Our Garden.

Flowering Bushes · Flowers

Flowers Blooming in Our Garden in June and July – Part 2.

Here is part 2 of my blog post about flowers and shrubs blooming in our garden in June and July of this year. To read part 1 please follow this link. I have also described 10 roses we have in our garden. All of them are still blooming for the second month, but some of…… Continue reading Flowers Blooming in Our Garden in June and July – Part 2.

Flowering Bushes · Flowers · Gardening

Flowers Blooming in Our Garden in June and July – Part 1.

I have already showed you our roses blooming in June and July of this year. If you didn’t see them, you can check out part 1 and 2 article about our roses. Besides roses we have many other flower and some shrubs blooming this summer. Below you will see more pictures from our garden, which…… Continue reading Flowers Blooming in Our Garden in June and July – Part 1.

Flowering Bushes · Flowers · Gardening · Roses

Roses Blooming in Our Garden – Part 2.

This is Part 2 of my article about roses presently blooming in our garden. To read part one please follow this link. Poseidon Rose – Has Very Original Light Lavender Colour. This rose, also called “Novalis”,  belongs to so called floribunda rose group and was created as a hybrid rose by Kordes & Sons, before…… Continue reading Roses Blooming in Our Garden – Part 2.

Flowering Bushes · Flowers · Roses · Uncategorized

Roses Presently Blooming in Our Garden – Part 1.

Roses Blooming in Our Garden in June and July, 2017. We presently have 9 different roses blooming in our garden. Eight of them are in full bloom and the 9th one, Florentina had just a couple of flowers opening when I was taking the pictures for this post and I see it is making many…… Continue reading Roses Presently Blooming in Our Garden – Part 1.

Canada · Flowers · Gardening · Peonies

Red Charm Peony – One of the Most Beautiful Peonies.

Red Charm Peony – How I Have Discovered this Flower. Today I would like to write about one of my favorite peonies – Red Charm peony.  It has very beautiful flowers with full looking bloom in deep pink, or almost red. The photos are not really showing well its true colour. The flowers have a…… Continue reading Red Charm Peony – One of the Most Beautiful Peonies.