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Time to Celebrate Ice Plants!

– Posted in: Succulents

I showed this photo recently at one of my presentations. In the back of the room, a little girl stood on a chair to see better. I understood; as a child growing up in Southern CA, I also was captivated by brilliant ice plant blooms. Those colors! As blindingly bright as ever a flower could [...]

Bougainvillea Boogie

– Posted in: Garden Adventures

I have a motto: If it's beautiful, shoot it. This has resulted in an eclectic assortment of gorgeous photos that I didn't know what to do with...until I discovered a website that lets you upload 12 to 15 photos, select music to go with them, then alchemizes the whole shebang into a 30-second video. (Any longer, you [...]