Category Archives: Plants

Christmas Cactus, in Bloom!

Last year, my dad gave me a Christmas Cactus.  It started out as a single unit that had broken off the main plant.  I can’t find a good picture of just the original piece, so here it is about a … Continue reading

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A Secret Back Door

When we first moved into our house, there was a giant overgrown bush blocking the back door to the garage and wrecking havoc on the door itself.  So here it is in all it’s ginormous glory: If you ducked and … Continue reading

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In Which My Basil Plant Goes to Seed

Literally!  For the past week and a half, my basil plant has taken to drooping if it doesn’t get watered daily.  I’d come home from work and find it looking like this:    How pathetic is that!? And then I … Continue reading

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Baffling Basil

Last fall, my dad gave me a basil plant.  We didn’t have high hopes for it since the original plant it came from was fading fast.  I wish I had taken a picture of it when I first got it … Continue reading

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Pretty Purple Flowers

Flowers are my favorite thing to shoot and fortunately for me, I have a friend who puts in an awesome garden each year.  My camera tends to over-blow reds, which means that some purples don’t come out very accurately either.  … Continue reading

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Raspberry Season

I love fresh raspberries.  And they taste even better when they are free!  Here’s what the patch looked like when we moved into our house- raspberry plants starting at the back corner of the house and wrapping around to the … Continue reading

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