Here’s a little ditty for Spring: Spring is sprung The grass is riz. I wonder where the birdies iz! I wandered around our garden and parking area today and got the following photos, showing that Spring is popping its lovely head up as it’s now quite mild here in North Cyprus, thank goodness.
In North Cyprus we have had a very mild, dry winter and now spring is definitely springing in our neck of the woods – the fruit trees have been in blossom for some time now and leaves are replacing flowers. The mimosa/wattle is out in bloom and the hawthorn now has leaves again. Out on … More Spring is Sprung – our 2016 garden
Here are some photos of our summer garden, now in full bloom as summer has well and truly arrived – 37-39C (97-102F) every day, absolutely sweltering! Sadly the blooms on our Apothecary’s Rose have been badly burned by the intense heat which is a real shame as the plant had heaps of blossoms on this … More Summer garden, 2015 (plus Praying Mantis!)
When I finished this image, I felt it reminded me of the energies you can feel in gardens and also, if you look slightly aside from individual plants and trees, you can see the light field around them.
Along the same lines of the roses, here are photos of our spring freesias which have made a brilliant show this year. They are just now dying back.
We have a smallish patio area, with narrow flower beds around and a few squares for roses, trees and bushes. It’s the sort of garden popular in North Cyprus which is hot and dry in summer, gets some rainfall in winter but is generally short on water. So lawns are a no-no because they are … More Expanding Gardens!
Here’s a collage of flowers from our garden this spring – much as I’d like to take credit, my husband is the one with green fingers not me. I look at flowers and they turn up their toes. Bryan looks at flowers and they bow and scrape to him! I’m also reminded of a little … More Spring is Sprung