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The Last Attraction

As the water in the pond starts to cool and the daylight hours shorten, we don’t tend to see water lilies flowering here much beyond early September. Imagine my surprise, then, when on Sunday past, I spotted this beautiful bloom … Continue reading

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Consider the lilies…

Now, I’m no Claude Monet and this is certainly no Giverny, but you can dream, can’t you? My favourite flower is probably the water lily, probably because it’s the first ever plant I bought, for myself, with my own money … Continue reading

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