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Elizabeth7's Journal October 2016

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Gorgeous grass

29 October 2016 15:40:13

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Of all the grasses, I love Panicum the best , well the ones I have met!

The one I have which I think is North wind but not sure ,is a lovely height, stately, tiny fragile flowers and fab Autumn colour. Oh the flowers are mauve and because it is windy not very clear in the photo. I like that close up photo.

Noticed Mahonia today really sparkling on a dull but mild day.

Enjoy the weekend.

Wonderful weather...i hope for all.

28 October 2016 13:55:02

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A few photos from the garden today.

Acer palmatum Osakazuki  in all it's glory. Still has to go to the red stage but pretty fine as it is.

Then Acer sango-kaku  with Pittosporum Tom Thumb and Cotinus Grace

Finally Liquidamber...starting later than in Dublin I think.

Wonderfully weird

19 October 2016 23:29:54

More Cork Dahlias!

11 October 2016 21:36:00

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Funny to see Heather's post as I was about to make comment about how the Dahlias are at their best now in my garden. Heading towards the middle of October they took their time. Very windy here today.


Garden October

08 October 2016 20:18:11
Garden October

Garden October

Amazing the amount of colour still in the garden.  Probably one of the best value plants is Cuphea; starts flowering early and still going very strong. Wonderful Autumn day here hope same with you.

Cannas , lots of them.

06 October 2016 16:31:07


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