Tag: Portmeirion Botanic Garden

All Aflutter: A Sprinkling of Butterflies and Blooms in the Potting Shed

Tabletop gardening in the Potting Shed with butterflies, blooms and Portmeirion Botanic Garden. A sprinkling of water cans are planted with flowers in anticipation of spring gardening season. Happy April! It’s the first Monday of the month and I’m happy to be joining my blogging friends to share some floral inspiration and Monday Morning Blooms!…

In the Potting Shed: Beatrix Potter’s Gardening Life

I’m joining The Novel Bakers for Beatrix Potter (and Bunny!) Week. Beatrix Potter’s Gardening Life: The Plants and Places That Inspired the Classic Children’s Tales by Marta McDowell  Beatrix Potter’s Gardening Life is the first book to explore the origins of Beatrix Potter’s love of gardening and plants and show how this passion came to be reflected…

Dishing Up Blooms

There is always something blooming in my field of dreams~ When it’s not sprouting daisies or Lacy Queen Anne, it’s growing grass to be baled for hay. I walked over to look at the shrubs bordering the field, full of delicate pink blooms~ And to my surprise, saw Passion Flower blooming in the grass~  Looking extremely…

Flower Power

I’m lifting my spirits with the Power of Flowers~ to banish the winter blues and brighten the table after some cold, rainy  weather! Dish gardening helps me cope so I’m enjoying blooming dishes and some bouquets from favorite books at the table . . . Keeping company with the buzzing of the bees and fluttering of butterflies…