Echoes of My Neighborhood

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Japanese Maple outside my mom’s house. I got seedlings from it a while ago, now I have one too. Only with skinnier legs. I know it’s weird..I’ll add a picture of it tomorrow.

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Here is my baby as promised, skinny legs and all. If you want to watch time zoom by plant a tree from seedling! It’s kinda like watching a child grow. You tend to think they are the only ones getting old, till you realize they’re not!:)

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This and the one below is from a tree in my neighborhood.

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Today it seems I’ve been seeing red.

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This flower is a Jasmine, a Madagascar Jasmine. An indoor plant. Very fragrant, and a vine I plan to train to run all over my house.

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This flower is a Gardenia. Also an indoor plant. This morning this particular flower looked like this.

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By the end of the day it looked like this.Also very fragrant. And amazing to watch.

This the gods are playing a trick on me because with these two very fragrant flowers all I can smell is cigar! Yes, cigar! And NOBODY smokes. Everyone that walks into my room stops, close their eyes and inhales deeply. Yes, the gods are playing a trick on me! I’m waiting for the fairies to do their magic.

Pat R

5/05/16

For A Cooking pot and twisted tales

 

 

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13 responses to “Echoes of My Neighborhood

  1. Pingback: The Waldorf Astoria and a birthday dinner…Echoes of my neighbourhood 18 | a cooking pot and twistedtales

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