All wonderful, Patsi. And your foliage is even dry! Amazing. Great captures and you have made your point. Still much going on in your garden, regardless of fall/winter racing towards us.Frances
Patsi, Loved walking around your garden with you. Your macro photos are stunning! "Wondrous" indeed. Pamela x
It is amazing what you can find going on in the garden if you get out and look. I love the evergreen with the berries (?) picture.
Frances,No rain lately. Must get out there more often(and learn to check my blog before posting..ha).And of course a few chores are needed.~~Pam,Funny you say macro...have no macro lens but like to get one.~~Catherine,Shame I've been so lazy lately...tired I guess.It's a Yew but don't know what kind.
Patsi; you still have green! so lovely.
Hi Patsi! I like the stark contrast in your last picture.
Beautiful photos. They focus the attention on things our eyes often miss when scanning the garden. Sometimes texture is as pretty as color.Marnie
What great photos you took! And I'd still be interested too with all of those great blossoms and foliage! Thanks for the tour!
Patsi, What is that delicious leaf right before the hydrangea. it's looking good for a nice fall at your place! gail
Lookin' good, Patsi!
I love those photos of your foliage, it's all looking so good (she said, just a little enviously!)
Hi Patsi!! I'm wondering about the photo that has us looking up into some spiky round (seedpods?). What is this? Great post! You are very creative! :-)
Rosemary,I'll always have green !~~LotusLeaf,Lots of contrast there. It surprised me when I saw the picture.~~Marnie,Full agreemnet here!~~Miss Daisy,Joey and Ruth,Glad you enjoyed.~~Gail,It's Chameleon Houttuynia..like ivy but not invasive in this area. ~~Shady,It's a Red Caster Bean plant that's 8+ feet tall. Seeds from Victoria.Not so creative lately...oh well.
Patsi, I love the castor plant whenever I see them but have never tried to grow them due to their hugmongous growth! The last photo has great color combo ;) I'm in sunny Calif. right now and it's going to be soooo hard to return to the cold in a few days!
Wonderful closeups of your foliage & blooms Patsi. :)
The garden is a wonderous place...Don't you just love hosta leaves when they turn into pieces of lace.....Love the colour of your Heuchera......
Lynn,Sunshine...aah so nice. Not sure if I'll save seeds for the caster bean,it's good for that tropical look.~~Rachael,Close-ups are interesting.~~Cheryl,Heuchera are keepers in this garden.
Beautiful and lovely shots !! Nice post..Unseen Rajasthan
Hello Patsie, how wonderful!!! love all your pictures, so professional ones. Have been looking to many of your posts and I´m impressed for the beauty you have in your blog. Thanks for visiting me and leaving a sweet comment. By the way, I´m from Chile, southamerica, answering your question..Muchos cariñosMaría Cecilia
Great photos. We sometimes forget how important foliage is to a garden. It's not all about flowers.JanAlways Growng
"La de Da" is the perfect description of this time of year. Like you I can't hardly stay inside yet I can't make myself do much outside either. I did get most of the plants into the house before the frost this week. I just hate to have all of these plants in the house yet I can't stand the thought of them freezing to death. So we just cozy up and try to enjoy each other through the winter.
Unseen Rajasthan,Wonderful blog you have...just fascinating !~~Maria Cecilia,Glad you came by. Have to say...all your pictures are breath taking. Beautiful country !~~Lisa,Like the way you put that...cozy up and enjoy each other through the winter. So true and fun.~~Jan,I agree,beauty of the garden is more than the color of flowers.
Thanks for your visit and comment.Glad to answer questions when I visit you...Making life easier is a good thing.