Garden Design · Italy · Travel

Villa Garzoni Gardens, Italy – Part 2.

Today I would like to tell you more about beautiful Villa Garzoni gardens in Tuscany, Italy. If you have missed part 1 of this article where I have introduced Villa Garzoni to you, please follow this link.  I will also add it under this post and below in recommended links. As I have mentioned in…… Continue reading Villa Garzoni Gardens, Italy – Part 2.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Flowers · Garden Decor · Garden Design · Gardening · Italy · Roses

The Gardens of Spiazzi – a Little Village in Italy, Province of Verona.

About Spiazzi, Italy. Today I would like to share with you some of my photographs from the little village of Spiazzi located in the province of Verona, region Veneto in Italy. I was there a few years ago when on a tour of Northern Italy. Spiazzi is very beautifully located on hills climbing from the…… Continue reading The Gardens of Spiazzi – a Little Village in Italy, Province of Verona.