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Bees at Work — A Minute in the Garden 57 from A Gardener’s Notebook [Video] (1:00)

A Minute in the Garden: A series from A Gardener’s Notebook Industrious bees work in the sun at Arlington Garden, Pasadena, California. Music: “Groove Grove” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com) under Creative Commons License  See all the videos in “A minute in the garden” series in this YouTube playlist   Help Support A Gardener’ Notebook! Buy Garden and flower […]

Camellia in my garden

Camellia in my garden I found this camellia bloom in the the garden yesterday. I spotted it out the back window, its red shining out against the dark green leaves. Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Learn more about camellias with these books * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** […]

Field of Gold — A Minute in the Garden 56 from A Gardener’s Notebook [Video] (1:00)

A Minute in the Garden: A series from A Gardener’s Notebook Flowers wave in the wind and bask in the sun at Arlington Garden, Pasadena, California.   Music: “Concentration” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com) under Creative Commons License  See all the videos in “A minute in the garden” series in this YouTube playlist   Help Support A Gardener’ Notebook! Buy […]

Wisteria Leaves

Wisteria in Spring The wisteria in the back pergola is suddenly throwing out new leaves and leaping into Spring. I missed pruning it while it was dormant I’ll just have to give it a light pruning now untangle a few things and cut back the whip-like new growth. Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Learn […]

Kniphofia — A Minute in the Garden 55 from A Gardener’s Notebook [Video] (1:01)

A Minute in the Garden: A series from A Gardener’s Notebook Bees and hummingbirds feed hungrily on kniphofia (Red Hot Pokers) at Arlington Garden, Pasadena, California. Music: “Angel Share” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com) under Creative Commons License  See all the videos in “A minute in the garden” series in this YouTube playlist   Learn more about kniphofia […]

Snowflakes (Leucojum)

Snowflakes (Leucojum) A collection of snowflakes in the garden. Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Read more on this topic: Snowflakes (Leucojum) Snowflakes (Leucojum) #garden #gardenersnotebook #flowers #plants #white #whiteflowers #nature #leucojum #snowflakes White Lantana Closeup Snowflakes (Leucojum) Begin 2016 [Video] (0:12) Brugmansia

Bewitched Roses — A Minute in the Garden 54 from A Gardener’s Notebook [Video]

A Minute in the Garden: A series from A Gardener’s Notebook Our Bewitched Roses bloom the best they have in several years due to all the rain. Hopefully, they will be able to put on some healthy growth this Summer, too. Music: “Soaring” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com) under Creative Commons License  See all the videos in “A […]

Bewitched Rose

Bewitched Rose Our rain has kicked off a heavy bloom on our Bewitched Roses. This is the first mass bloom in a long time due to the extended drought.  Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Read more on this topic: Pink Camellia Blossom First Daffodil 2017 White Rose in the Garden [Photo] Purple Explosion [Photo] […]

First Daffodil 2017 — A Minute in the Garden 53 from A Gardener’s Notebook

A Minute in the Garden: A series from A Gardener’s Notebook Here is Los Angeles Spring arrives early. The paperwhites have been up for a while, but here is the first daffodil in the garden. Music: “Life of Riley” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com) under Creative Commons License  See all the videos in “A minute in the garden” […]

New Plant: Navaho Blackberry (Rubus)

In an effort to add more edible plants to the garden, I picked up this Navaho Blackberry at my local nursery during a recent visit to take photos. Since I have been unable to do other work today as we are having new carpet laid in our combination office/family room, I decided to take a […]