Visiting Descanso Garden in Pasadena. Here I present to you their rose garden, which I have visited in May, 2018.
Today I would like to show you a few of the sweetest smelling flowers and shrubs in our gardens. They are some of my favorite plants and often also very popular with honeybees, other nectar loving insects and hummingbirds. Several of them look very beautiful and eye-catching, but other are quite modest in their looks,…… Continue reading Some of the Sweetest Scented Flowers and Shrubs From Our Garden.
Today I present to you two images of some of the most beautiful roses from our garden to inspire you to contemplate their serene beauty. They were both photographed in the moment when they looked their best in full bloom. Here is Eden climbing rose. I love its delicate pastel colours. The combination of soft…… Continue reading Serene – Two Roses to Contemplate Their Serene Beaty.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.