Island Life

A regal day

Victoria Day, 2012, could only be described as regal. 

Warm and sunny with the sweet scent of crabapple blossoms in the air.

A perfect day to garden.

And so we did.

Something new this year – a flower seed tape. 

Garden Fence Flowers by MacKenzie Seed CO.

Aren’t they pretty? Technically, they’re supposed to grow against a fence but I don’t have one. Hopefully they will be just as pretty in a garden row.

My beloved lasted longer gardening than I did. When I wearied, he brought out a chair so I could sit, watch, and document.

He said he works better when he has an audience.

I was happy to oblige 🙂

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10 thoughts on “A regal day

  1. Rows,of flowers for picking for vases and give away bouquets! Fabulous! Watching ones handsome husband working in the garden is a delight too…right?

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  2. anneliese says:

    Aren't husbands funny that way? I'm glad you obliged.Sometimes we need to remember that's what we would have done when we were dating.

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  3. Beautiful apple blossoms. Nothing like the fragrance! Your garden soil looks so fertile and fluffy. I'm glad you got to journal the day from your lawn chair.

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  4. The flower tape sounds really neat Kathie. I had to smile about you sitting and watching your husband work in the garden because I did the same thing yesterday! Hubby was chopping out an old stump and I sat and watched him. He wanted the company and I enjoyed the sunshine and lovely breeze. 🙂

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