Saturday, April 26, 2014

What's this?

Mystery rose hips. Very prickly, very cool! (Picture taken at 'Thomas for Roses,' Woodside SA. 

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Salvias and Agastache

Today's inspiration cones from the Adelaide Rose Trial Gardens, which we whipped through in the 15 minutes before our parking ticket was due to expire this afternoon. 

Gorgeous Salvias and Agastache shimmering in the light, and cementing my determination to plant loads of these in our back garden. 

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Yesterday's inspiration

From 'A Prickly Pair' garden in Linden Park, South Australia (lovely lovely, well worth a visit if you ever have the opportunity, no web link unfortunately).

Creeping thyme and stepping stones:

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Saint Cecilia

Isn't she lovely? I've been waiting several years to see her this good, and at last she has fulfilled her promise. 

Friday, April 11, 2014

Wee calamondins

Smell divine, but sour enough to strip the enamel off your teeth; just enough for a single jar of marmalade. 

$6 of cheerfulness

Clearance pansies!