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Douglas E. Welch

JFK Rose in the Garden Today

JFK Rose in the Garden Today The scent is amazing too!   Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Read more on this topic: JFK Hybrid Tea Rose Rose hip in the winter garden White Rose in the Garden [Photo] Bewitched Rose A Bit of Blue in the Garden

Brunfelsia/Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Brunfelsia/Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow  These lovely plants are blooming like crazy after our rains. The common name comes from their flowers which change colors over the course of a few days — from blue to purple to white. I recently planted 2 more of these is a bare area of the garden.    Follow A […]

10 best gardening books via The Independent

Another great set of books to start working through. I see at least 5 that I will be requesting from the library immediately, if possible. I highly recommend you check out your own local library, too! — Douglas No matter what plants you want to grow, or style of garden you want to maintain, you’ll […]

10 Easy Pieces: Garden Hoes via Gardenista

This article had me lusting for many of the weeding hoes listed. Yikes there are some nice ones and I can imagine using any of them in my garden. I have one at the moment and it is my favorite weeding tool, but a few more wouldn’t hurt, Right? Which one is your favorite? Check […]

10 Garden Ideas to Steal from Ireland via Gardenista

Another great set of garden ideas from the other side of the Atlantic — Douglas     From the point of view of a plant, Ireland is heaven. Humans may as well abandon their instinct for neatness and symmetry; plants grow too well here. Whether tender or hardy, the climate (not too cold, not too […]

Clytostoma callistegioides

Clytostoma callistegioides Looking back over my photos, this plant blooms regularly every year around this time.    Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Read more on this topic: Oriental Poppy White Lantana Closeup Lupine Poppy Bee on Aeonium Flowers

Daffodils

Daffodils More daffodils from the garden. Some of my favorite plants.    Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Read more on this topic: Snowflakes (Leucojum) Snowflakes (Leucojum) Lupine Bee on Aeonium Flowers Azaleas

Purple Coneflower (Echinacea)

Purple Coneflower (Echinacea)  I love these flowers. Their purple color and their exuberant size.    Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Read more on this topic: Purple Explosion [Photo] Purple Hibiscus Purple Hibiscus Watercolor Purple Primula (Primrose) Purple and White

Queen Anne’s Lace

Queen Anne’s Lace A beautiful “weed” in the garden   Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Read more on this topic: Queen Anne’s Lace Products – Technology, Home, and Clothing from Douglas E. Welch via Instagram [Photo] Take home this Queen Anne’s Lace tote bag and more – cards, journals, pillows and more, too! Rosemary […]

Red Camellia – Computer, Tablet and Smartphone Wallpapers and Products

Here is a selection of free wallpapers for your computer desktop or smartphone. Click to load full-sized image, then right-click and select Save Image As… to download them to your own computer. On your smartphone, click the image to see the full-sized image, tap and hold, then select Save to Camera Roll. You can then […]