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FITH…

…probably doesn’t make much sense unless you’re a regular over at Jane’s place. And it probably doesn’t make much sense to attempt a bouquet in this season. But when did Dinah display much sense!

So, despite drizzle (now rain), I scrabbled around and came up with…

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“Apricot Nectar.” Artfully turned so you can’t see what that damned katydid did!

And, one rosebud being a bit lame, I picked the yellow Justicia, which, like the rose, is a survival story. It, too, was struggling against greedy palms and barely had the strength to survive myriad bug attacks. So I dug it up, trimmed stem and roots, potted it in some decent potting mix and, on signs of healthy growth, put it back in another part of the garden. This is my reward…

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And, today’s weather being so dismal, I’m going to cheat  and post some of the flowers I had ITH when I was over at Marie’s place. So there!

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Marie’s “Abraham Darby” was being threatened by the clematis.

Jane will have more links and it’s pretty much a given that they’ll be ‘way ahead of my offerings!

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