This blog is about my garden and the outdoors. I am new to photography but I am trying to show some of the pretty things that grow here in Michigan. I love the wild things who visit me and I dont mind if they eat a bit here and there. I like it more if they let me take their picture. As time goes on I think I will try to show you around the beautiful area that I live in as well as my garden. I try to use my own pictures as much as possible but will also use pictures from the web. If I inadvertently use your photo or work without permission please email me and I will remove it or give credit if you prefer. I will give credit when I know who the owner is. I would ask that anyone using my pictures do the same.
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Wednesday, September 4, 2013

September again...........

The cat is in the garden sunning herself.
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What a lazy cat. Well I hope she is enjoying watching the fish from a distance. Did I say, we now have 4? well we do. My Goldfish had a baby. It took awhile to notice because goldfish are black when babies. So the shadow I kept seeing was really another fish.
Anyway tis the season of the daisies, the yellow black eyed Susies and the more Autumn flowers.
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What is this.....someone eating my daisies?
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These white Cone flowers are beautiful and doing well.
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The magic is in the details
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The light was beautiful I love how it glows through the leaves
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Asters are beginning to bloom
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The roses are blooming again. I love it when that happens, a second bloom.

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The Holly has a load of berries this year, is that a bad sign?
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I try to make every little corner special. We collect stones on the beaches and in the fields. This is where they end up, somewhere in my garden
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A view of the back of the pond from the shade garden
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The baskets I bought in the Spring have all done well. I will remember that for next year.
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Loads of work to do before I put it all to bed for winter. I was hoping for a good weekend but it looks like it might rain. Next week is supposed to be hot again. I am soooooo ready for the Autumn cooler days.

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9 comments:

Merlesworld said...

Great garden I love looking around other peoples gardens.
Merle...........

Craftymoose Crafts said...

Thanks for sharing the gorgeous photos! Of course, my eye went right to that beautiful basket of Fuchsia--another favorite of mine to bead.

Kept forgetting to thank you for the nice comment on my blog about buying the violets.

Magic Love Crow said...

I love your cat! What a cutey! Stunning photos Janice! You have a great garden! I have to say, your stone corner is very special to me! Hugs ;o)

Barb said...

Each view of your garden is a delight! I especially love the white Echinacea - so beautiful.

Jackie Mc Guinness said...

Beautiful garden. I gave mine up last year when we downsized.

Cynthia said...

Beautiful garden and lovely photos. Love the kitty, doing what kitties do best -- sleeping in the sun!

Photo Cache said...

what a beautiful garden and a lovely cat. what is your cat's name.

Gary Phillips said...

Beautiful flowers!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

carol l mckenna said...

Absolutely beautiful photos of your garden and love the cat ~ adorable ~ carol, xo