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Garden Tour

Our small corner bed on the front walk welcomes you to our home. April blooms include peonies.

Our small corner bed on the front walk welcomes you to our home. April blooms include peonies and azaleas.

 

Hydrangea and day lilies in front of our home bloom in June.

Hydrangea and day lilies in front of our home bloom in June.

 

The pomegranate tree in the side bed draws lots of interest every year.

The pomegranate tree in the side bed draws lots of interest every year.

 

The arbor to our Secret Garden is home to Zephirine Drouhin climbing rose and Caldwell Beauty.

The arbor entrance to our Secret Garden is home to Zephirine Drouhin and Caldwell Beauty.

 

Old Blush is peeking over the fence on the back side of the secret garden. Two sides of the picket fence are built on a rock wall built in the 50's.

Old Blush is peeking over the fence on the back side of the secret garden. Two sides of the picket fence are built on a rock wall built in the 50’s.

This Amethyst oak leaf hydrangea is on the back wall next to stone steps leading to the Secret Garden by way of an antique gate.

This Amethyst oak leaf hydrangea is on the back wall next to stone steps leading to the Secret Garden. It will turn a beautiful berry color and the dried blooms will retain that color well.

 

There are climbing roses in this bed next to the oak leaf hydrangea.

There are climbing roses in this bed next to the oak leaf hydrangea, and also a green rose.

Beautiful sunrise along the stone wall and perennial bed.

Beautiful sunrise along the stone wall and perennial bed.

 

Heading back to the secret garden along the rock wall. The grandchildren actually call this garden the "Bunny Bakery"

Heading back to the secret garden along the rock wall. The grandchildren actually call this garden the “Bunny Bakery,” because they like to put baby bunnies in the miniature conservatory that sits in the birdbath.

 

Excellenz von Schubert and Caldwell Beauty bloom on white picket fence, with old iron gate post adding interest.

Excellenz von Schubert and Caldwell Beauty bloom on white picket fence, with old iron gate post adding interest. Hosta, pink lemonade honeysuckle, dianthus, snapdragons and spiderwort are also in this bed.

 

Robin takes a bath in the new fountain feature.

Robin takes a bath in the new fountain feature.

 

updated pea gravel path to fountain area and newly mulched beds. Old Blush, Arch Duke Charles, Carefree Beauty, and pink lemonade honeysuckle in bloom.

Porch view of updated pea gravel path to fountain area and newly mulched beds. Old Blush, Arch Duke Charles, Carefree Beauty, Prospero, peony, and pink lemonade honeysuckle in bloom.

 

Earth kind and English Roses

Iron fountain is used as a centerpiece container garden in the English Rose Garden. Belinda’s Dream, Symphony, Mary Rose, and Prairie Harvest are in full bloom.

 

Brick lined court provides seating to overlook river. Caldwell Beauty in full bloom.

Brick lined court provides seating to overlook river. Caldwell Beauty in full bloom.

 

Much to be added here!

 

“but grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To Him be the glory, both now and to the day of eternity. Amen. 2 Peter 3:18

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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