Hopeful: a blossom appearing on a strawberry plant in mid-November! Copyright © 2021 Rita Jacques
Slim pickings but there are still a few blooms in the garden. Treasuring them! Copyright © 2021 Rita Jacques
Today’s photos aren’t outstanding by any stretch of the imagination, but there’s a special sentiment behind my pics. In early spring, my 94-year-old mother asked if I was planting anything new this year. I told Mom I was, indeed. I had started Canary Bird Vine seeds indoors with the hope they would survive the transition… Continue reading Thousand Word Thursdays #211
Tulip time! My garden in Windsor, Ontario. © Rita Jacques 2021.
Unexpected April snowfall! My gardens in Windsor, Ontario. © Rita Jacques 2021.
Something odd happened last week. As I stepped outside onto the front porch, I spotted a middle-aged woman photographing my forsythia bush. I didn’t think that out of the ordinary as the forsythia is definitely worthy of catching a photographer’s eye. What was unusual was the woman happened to be clutching an armful of forsythia… Continue reading Love of Flowers or Plant Addiction?
Spring is here! My garden in Windsor, Ontario. © Rita Jacques 2021.
Yellow, yellow everywhere! Springtime in my garden in Windsor, Ontario. © Rita Jacques 2021.
Nothing like a crocus to signal spring is here! My garden in Windsor, Ontario. © Rita Jacques 2021
Posting a day early to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day! Interesting thing about shamrock leaves is that they fold up in low light and the club-like leaves turn to spades. © Rita Jacques 2021 Windsor, Ontario.