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Around the garden ... Week 10 March 1-7 ... supposed to be the beginning of Autumn, but feels like Summer still.

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Oh I hope there's an end in sight for you soon.
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Another little gift from Google ... awesome!
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I just love what happens when Google Awesome my photos.  Thanks  +David y Chary King 
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Friday Flower Flaunt ... on this first February Friday.
February is supposedly our last month of Summer, although there's little change even when March rolls around.  At the moment it's hot and humid.  We've had some lovely rain during the month of January and even in this first week of February, but it's been i...
February is supposedly our last month of Summer, although there's little change even when March rolls around.  At the moment it's hot and humid.  We've had some lovely rain during the month of January and even in this first w...
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I'm sharing the blog of this fabulous woman who's living using the principles of permaculture over in Ireland.  Her posts make terrific reading.

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Morning light floods the kitchen. The sky opens early revealing a mist over the valley. It's been very dry here in the west of Ireland, so morning mist adds a little dew to the plants and is very w...
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So as our mid-Summer month, January, draws to a close, I thought I'd share what's been going on in my garden here in the dry tropics of north Queensland.

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Thanking +Gunilla Bäck and +Norma Burnson for the +1s.
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In the garden this long weekend ... Australia Day weekend, 2015.

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Thank you to +Gunilla Bäck +Laura Mathi +Nataliia Krutko and +Joel Durant for your +1s.
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From the weekend .... Feb 28 / March 1, 2015.  End of Summer into the first days of our supposed Autumn, although it will feel summery for quite some time to come.

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I am no painter either Bernie....and that is one hard job!
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Friday Flower and Foliage Flaunt ... on this late Summer Friday.
It's been a hot and humid week.  Temps have stayed pretty much around the 33 - 34 deg C mark all week, although thankfully the night time temps are a much more comfortable 24-25 deg C.  We've had a few showers of rain again during the week, but we still hav...


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It's been a hot and humid week.  Temps have stayed pretty much around the 33 - 34 deg C mark all week, although thankfully the night time temps are a much more comfortable 24-25 deg C.  We've had a few showers of rain again d...
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Around the garden on this, the last day of January 2015 ... mid-Summer.

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it does have long leggy branches - but with flowers on its toes ;~)
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Around my garden on these last days of January 2015 ... mid-Summer.

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Thanks +Gunilla Bäck and +Norma Burnson for your +1s as well.
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It's Australia Day!
Today, January 26th, is known as our official national day ... Australia Day.  It's an official public holiday, so we enjoy a long three-day weekend and celebrate what makes this country of ours so fantastic.  Just for the occasion, I thought I'd share some...
Today, January 26th, is known as our official national day ... Australia Day.  It's an official public holiday, so we enjoy a long three-day weekend and celebrate what makes this country of ours so fantastic.  Just for the oc...
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Thank you for your +1 +Gunilla Bäck It's much appreciated.
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Summertime in the tropics means loads of Crepe Myrtle blooms.  They add so much colour to the garden.

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Thank you also to +Dryade Geo +Evelyn Peterson and +Norma Burnson for your +1s.
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Known as Bush Bernie in garden blogging circles. I'm a teacher, wife, mother, and grandmother whose interest in gardening has been rekindled after many busy years filled with work and family. My garden is located in a dry tropics region of north Queensland and the climate and weather conditions here can be quite challenging! But I'm whole-heartedly enjoying getting out there and having a go!
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