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Bella Blooms … Saved Me from Myself

My Daddy had a very green thumb. He had over 600 camellias on his James Island property, he grew cut flowers, had a veggie garden overrun with tomatoes, green onions, bell peppers and the occasional corn, watermelon and bok choy.  Based on all that…

July 26, 2016
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This Stuff Doesn’t Just Happen….

No, this is not in my yard.  But it is my community and I am one lucky girl.  Charleston has over 120 parks and one day, in the midst of renovating our home, I decided to get out of the chaos and go work…

July 6, 2016
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First Camellia

In the midst of sawdust, termite damage, open walls and damaged floors, there blooms the first Camellia!  What a sight! To the left of the house is a row of Camellia Sasanqua.  I spotted early buds, but wasn’t sure we would get the benefit of…

October 19, 2015