Saturday, March 17, 2012



Hello there; sweet blog friends… I hope you are all enjoying a wonderful Spring like day,,,, at least I hope it is where you are…. Here I am enjoying some lovely warm sunny weather…. I have been out taking some photos to share with you,,, my bulbs are really popping up.. and my weeping pea tree is in full bud…. I hope we won’t get a nasty frost and kill most of them off..  

  Where I work has laid some of us off the next week,,, which I am not happy about,, but then on the other hand I can really get in some much needed spring cleaning in my home,, and yard…. just wish I was getting a pay check for it….. oh well….  any way on with my photos….

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This is my Clematis that is growing up my patio post.. it is huge,,,, can you see the green?????? I can’t wait till it is in full bloom,, it is so beautiful….

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My Weeping Pea tree,,, she is full of tiny buds just waiting to burst open…… she is just beautiful with her tiny white flowers dripping down everywhere….I just wish they would stay longer before she puts on her green show…

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Now last year my Tulips did not do very well, but it seems that this year they are feeling much better,, I can’t wait to see what color they are,,, been so long I forgot….lol………………………

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MY Hydrangea plant that is in my huge green pot is starting to bud out… I have two in this pot…. I am thing of moving them to side of the garage in a few weeks,, I need something pretty there,,,,, and then plant something else in this pot….hmmmmmmmmmmm but what,,, any ideas?????

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My Lavender is doing so wonderful,,there are two plants here,, that seem to have grown together a bit,,, I am going to dig them up and move them to the side yard as well,,, I think they will be beautiful there,, I have four plants,, they put out such a show,, and then I dry the buds,,, the sent is so amazing,,,, and when you brush them when walking by you can smell the lavender…love it….

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Just look at these little beauties…. my Hyacinths,, they seem to have doubled from last year…. again I can’t remember what color they are,,,, I really need to make some plant markers….

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What a little cutie…

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Look at all my babies just waiting to grow up,,, wish they lasted longer as well…. the sent is so heavenly… don’t you think…………………………….

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I was trying to get a nice close up of one of her pretty buds but sadly it did not work out…. but it is sort of pretty…. I am not really great with a camera… but I do try……   We dear friends I hope you enjoyed my Spring Bud show….. I will be taking lots more as they pop out more,, and of the moving of some plants…. I really want to start on my Rose garden this Spring as well,, that will be a work in progress,,, which means slow going….lol  but a true labor of love,, I have always wanted one,,,,  

   So I thank you all so much for taking the time to stop by for a visit,, I do love to see your sweet comments….

So until next time; God Bless;




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Shelia said...

Hi Alaura! Oh, I'm sorry you were laid off from your job. It seems you certainly have the right attitude! I know you're enjoying getting to puter around in your garden which looks wonderful! Love seeing all of your plants and buds!
Thank you so much for popping in to see me. I always enjoy your visits.
Be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

A Romantic Porch said...

oooo aaahh you have been out looking for signs of Spring like I have! It's my favorite time of the year!!! xo rachel

Wsprsweetly Of Cottages said...

For some reason I never plant bulbs and every Spring I wish I had! I am pee green with envy at the lovely place your garden will be shortly! Next year. Next year I WILL PLANT BULBS!
I don't believe I have been here before. I get lost from time to time..following little threads from blog to blog..and then forget how to get back.. :)

Donna said...

Hi Alaura! LOVED seeing all your new green sprouts and growth. Spring is here! Yeah! Hopefully there will be no surprise snowstorm this year! haha ... Donna

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