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January 2017

Purple Hibiscus

Purple Hibiscus While I have both yellow and orange hibiscus here in the garden, these purple ones always catch my eye. Although the flowers are smaller the radiant purple color is a treat. Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook   Read more on this topic: Purple Explosion [Photo] Grevillea “Moonlight Flower” Daisy [Watercolor] White Rose […]

Grevillea “Moonlight Flower”

Grevillea “Moonlight Flower” A striking example spotted at my regular trip to the nursery yesterday. Quite a showpiece to add to any garden.  Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Read more on this topic: White Rose in the Garden [Photo] Purple Explosion [Photo] Daisy [Watercolor] Daisies in the sun [Watercolor] Datura Flower [Photo]

Variegation [Photo]

Variegation Variegation can make any plant, even those that don’t flower, seem more dramatic and dress up your garden. Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook   Read more on this topic: Brighten your fall and winter with these Camellia products exclusively from Douglas E. Welch Get these Purple Explosion products and much more exclusively from […]

Winter Hummingbird – A Minute in the Garden 52 from A Gardener’s Notebook [Video] (1:00)

A Minute in the Garden: A series from A Gardener’s Notebook A hummingbird feeds at one of our window feeders. Music: “Chill Float” by Frank Nora from the FreePD Music Library (http://freepd.com)   See all the videos in “A minute in the garden” series in this YouTube playlist Learn more about hummingbirds in these books from […]

WBC Mason Bee House [Product]

I came across this lovely bee house on Instagram and followed the links all the way over to the main website, which has this house and many more. I have been wanting to build some of my own bee houses and these give me some great ideas. See more on BeeThinking.com Read more on this […]

Flowers of Gold [Photo]

Flowers of Gold Spotted along a neighborhood walk, these flowers seemed to shine from within.  #flowers #garden #gold #nature #plants #outdoors #LA #losangeles #ig_losangeles #wheream_I_LA #insta_losangeles #cali_grammers #lagrammers #losangelesgrammers #discoverla #conquer_la #unlimitedlosangeles #californiacaptures #uglagrammers #ig_garden #flowersofinstagram #flowerstagram #treestagram #rainbow_petals #ig_naturelovers #ig_naturepictures #ig_naturesbest @24earth Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Read more on […]

Red Winter Leaf [Photo]

Red Winter Leaf A liquidambar leaf shines in the winter sun. A photo from a recent neighborhood walk.  #leaf #leaves #tree #nature #outdoors #ig_naturelovers #ig_naturepictures #ig_naturesbest @24earth Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Read more on this topic: Brighten your fall and winter with these Camellia products exclusively from Douglas E. Welch Sycamore Leaf [Photo] […]

Daisies in the sun [Watercolor]

Daisies in the sun [Watercolor] A collection of daisies shines in the summer sun. The brightness of these flowers is the perfect antidote to our grey and rainy morning here in Los Angeles. Of course, I never curse the rain as we need every drop we get and these cool days are a great respite from […]

Daisy [Watercolor]

Daisy (Watercolor) A Summer Daisy seems to shine like the sun itself.  #flowers #garden #nature #watercolor#daisy #yellow #plants #ig_garden#flowersofinstagram #flowerstagram#treestagram #rainbow_petals #ig_naturelovers #ig_naturepictures#ig_naturesbest @24earth Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Learn more about gardening in these books from Amazon.com   * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out!  […]

Purple Explosion [Photo]

Purple Explosion These flowers always appear like they are glowing — almost radioactive. There are hillsides covered with this and you can see them a long distance away.  #flowers #garden #purple #plants #nature #outdoors #ig_garden #flowersofinstagram #flowerstagram #treestagram #rainbow_petals #ig_naturelovers #ig_naturepictures #ig_naturesbest @24earth Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Learn more about gardening in these […]