Monthly Archives: April 2011

Flowers… of plum, pear, rocket, peas

Glorious flowers from a neighbor’s plum (peach) tree protrudes into our potager…For me, this must be one of the prettiest plum (peach) blooms I have ever seen…Rich colors, perfectly (almost) shaped petals… On the other side of the fence comes our very … Continue reading


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Sakuras, roots, and greens…

Yes, the sakuras in our property are blooming…This one is what is called Oshima sakura…their petals are known to be white… My favorite is the willowy ‘shidare’ sakura… The flowers are pretty, but it is the buds that really fascinate … Continue reading

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