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Aug 22, 2011

A VISIT TO PARADISE

I managed to get enough days off in a row to go and visit one of my sisters on Vancouver Island.
They have a beautiful home there and a spectacular garden. My brother in law is the ultimate caretaker and there is not a weed to be found anywhere. No spent flower is around for long before his clippers get them.
The birds love the garden and many visit in the trees and many sip from the flowers. What a banquet they have to choose from.
Enough words. I know you will enjoy it as much as I always do.
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13 comments:

jojo said...

paradise indeed! How beautiful...obviously he loves tening his gardens *sigh*

Kasia said...

Wonderful flowers, I love beautiful gardens and this one is definitely one of them! :)

Hugs,

Anonymous said...

Beautiful garden. Hope you had fun!!

@eloh said...

This is so beautiful...

I saw something the other day that made me think of you.... Don't shake your family tree too hard cause the nuts will fall out....

Happier Than a Pig in Mud said...

Just beautiful:@)

Peg said...

Wow - as good as a visit to Butchart or Minter Gardens.!

MiMi said...

What a GORGEOUS yard! Wow!

Ali said...

Gorgeous photos Lori. I remember how beautiful the gardens are in B.C.

Gardening in a Sandbox said...

What a gorgeous garden Lori. Cudos to the brother in law. V

A Sense Of Comfort said...

Gorgeous Lori !!! Thanks For Sharing...DeeDee :) :)

Beverly @ The Buzz said...

Amazing! What a feast for the eyes! Thanks for sharing it with us.

Kathleen said...

Beautiful! Everything looks so lush and green, a true labor of love!

Cass @ That Old House said...

GEEZ... that is gorgeous.
I am pea green with envy over that garden, AND that husband.
Wherever do you go to buy a husband who will take care of a garden? I clearly went to the wrong clearance centers 33 years ago ....

My hubs is allergic to all things garden-wise.
He breaks out in lazy.

It's 1:30 in the morning here -- can't sleep -- in the middle of the hurricane and just having SUCH a good time. :-P
Cass

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