Friday, February 15, 2013

The Winter Garden of Beasts and Flowers

Howdee all,

Its winter here in the Sandhills of North Carolina.

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The flowers don’t know that …

Winter Honeysuckle

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I refuse to tell them....

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Winter Jasmine

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Okame Cherry

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Edgeworthia

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Preston disappears _188This lovely little flower popped up recently..

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Cyclamen

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Its not just flowers in this winter garden..

Beasts come out of the wilds to bask in the winter sun..

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Others run around like the crazy beast it is…

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Winter Garden of Beasts and Flowers..

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Jeff and I left the Winter Garden of Beasts and Flowers this morning..

We are heading south..First stop Murrells Inlet.

We will be in the Sandhills again sometime in April..

We look forward to see what lurks in

The Spring Garden of Beasts and Flowers..

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