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July 17, 2020
Central Oregon Flora from Humble Quilts

I shared Fauna earlier this week, and I was spraying my flowers with stinky deterrent to keep the fawns from snacking too much and thought I'd share what's in bloom around my house. It's a mixed bag- kind of like my quilts. 
I was also playing with the "portrait" setting on my iphone.  
 These self seed and grow like weeds. 

I have lavender, lavender, lavender. Deer proof and spreads like crazy!

 I have an area out front with a variety of wildflowers, including Ratibida Columnifera known as Mexican Hat.
Such a charming sweet flower.


Saw this ...

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February 29, 2020
Oops! I did it again! from Appalachian Quilts

(Now I can't get that song out of my head!)

I told you I was going to need an intervention, but you didn't believe me.  The thing about being a gardener is you sit all winter and wish it was spring/summer.  You plan for all the things you will grow.  You plan for all the new things you have never tried.  You think about past successes and failures.  Then those seed catalogs start coming.  You envision your garden somewhat like this:

Of course, yours never quite makes it to this status.  (and if yours does, KUDOS!)  They ...

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