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Liz Barbour's Cooking with flowers


On September 25th, Liz Barbour, author of Beautifully Delicious: Cooking with Herbs & Edible Flowers , held a lecture for the Burlington Garden Club of Vermont called COOKING WITH FLOWERS. The lecture was outstanding! Our time spent with Liz, consisted of slide presentation of my edible gardens and a cooking demonstration and tasting of two rec...
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Patio Done In Style

Patio designed with potted plants

There is nothing better than creating a your own tranquil space with beautiful plants. I recently had the chance to enter into such a place created by Pam Plummer. Her colorful arrangements of potted flowers enhance the wonderful landscape and patio. Take a look around and see if you get inspired. I know I did.

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Take a stroll through the flowers...

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All gathered for a relaxing day strolling through nine private gardens surrounding the villages of Jericho and Underhill, open to ticket-holders for just one day. At the end of the tour everyone was invited to afternoon tea in a secluded spot off the beaten path that opens wide to formal and cottage gardens, wild plantings and water lily pond.

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Where flowers bloom ...

peonies
Peonies by Mary Oliver    This morning the green fists of the peonies are getting ready  to break my heart  as the sun rises,  as the sun strokes them with his old, buttery fingers     and they open ---  pools of lace,  white and pink ---  and all day the black ants climb over them,   ...
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Happy Easter

Happy Easter (Flynn Garden)
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