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LEAF CUTTER BEE MAKING DOILIES OF MY ROSES

Leaf cutter bees more efficiently pollinate Alfalfa than do honey bees. And, as a 200 acre seed Alfalfa field joins my back flower bed. And, as Leaf Cutters use little disks cut from my flower petals and tender leaves to … Continue reading

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Grain Harvest in Walla Walla Valley and Surrounding Hills

This is wheat harvest shot from my back porch in 2018. I haven’t posted to my blog for a few months and much of the procedure has changed.  I have to learn how again!  

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OUR CREATOR’S ARTWORK MOVES

Have you noticed? God’s artistry moves!  It never stops moving, completely still. This huge red Hibiscus opened early this morning.  The flower’s various parts unfurled from its tight, green bud, grew and shifted into place.   It opened slowly, moving in … Continue reading

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TEXTURES IN THE GARDEN

Thalictrum People seem to have textures, too, don’t we? (Sorry, but those pics on the right just don’t seem to want to be centered.  As I’m a bit eccentric myself, will let it go.) :}  Smiles

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9 of 365 PURPLE PUFFS

The foliage looks much like Columbine, but the puffy flowers don’t, do they? :}

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HAPPY SABBATH

:}  Smiles

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Originally posted on thenicolniche:
Captiva Island lies to the north of Sanibel Island, off the cost from Ft Myers.  And on Sanibel Island lies a jewel of a nature preserve.  A national wildlife preserve none the less.  Many of you…

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