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Green Flowers

Well I just about posted a “green” post up before the end of St. Patrick’s Day. I was hoping to have these bright and breezy green colored flowers up first thing this morning and then THIS happened. Anyways a 58 … Continue reading

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February Crocuses

Last week, upon reaching the island, we drove down to Peter Cove North to take in the view before heading to our house . While walking back from the beach to our vehicle parked in the little cul-de-sac a bright … Continue reading

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The First Daffodils of Spring

Most of Canada is still stuck in the depths of winter, however out in the Gulf Islands of British Columbia spring is in full swing. This past weekend of warm temperatures sent spring flowers into bloom. Each day more and … Continue reading

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Broom or Gorse – the good, the bad and the ugly?

(****January 19, 2015 – editing the post to mention that the plant that I thought was broom, and had been referred to me locally as broom, is probably gorse. Thank you to Frances for sending me all the links on … Continue reading

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The Lupin Painting – Pender Island Art

In my post “Lupin by the Canal Bridge” I mentioned I had been looking through files for painting inspiration. I thought I would share the original image I decided to work from and the painting that followed. Art by Debra … Continue reading

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Lupine by the Canal Bridge – Pender Island, BC, Canada

I was looking through a few summer pictures for painting inspiration and came across these images from the walk near the canal bridge. Well it isn’t really a “walk”, and definitely not a “hike”, but more of a “leg stretch”……with … Continue reading

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