At the Feet of Angels

The garden is so lovely at this time of year. I am throughly enjoying a stroll around the garden each morning and evening taking photos as I go. Here are some to share.

Purple ajuga, yellow sedum, and Caramel Heuchera at the feet of my angel
Purple Ajuga

I have a Red Trillium. I planted it LONG ago and thought it was lost. Did you know that when you plant a trillium it takes three or four years to grow? In order for them to spread, ants and mice must take the seeds from the Trillium to their nests and “replant” the seeds. Then in three or four more years you will get more. I haven’t seen any mice lately, but I am praying for ants. SMILETrillium Red Trillium

More later…I am off to work now. Amities, Averyclaire


8 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Jane
    May 08, 2009 @ 08:04:33

    What a beautiful garden. Can’t think of a better way to start and finish the day


  2. Marjorie
    May 08, 2009 @ 10:32:56

    Your garden is just lovely! Trilliums are one of my favorite flowers–the first time I saw them, my father-in-law stopped at the side of the road in Michigan to show me the entire drainage ditch and beyond was covered in large white trilliums! There are loads of red trilliums at Bailly this year.


  3. Rachael
    May 09, 2009 @ 06:46:15

    Beautiful garden!!
    Thank you for visiting the InkCircle stitchers blog, if you are interested see for Tracy’s wonderful designs also on her site is a list of retailers who sell her designs! You are welcome to join our blog if you want to stitchalong with one of her designs!!

    Rachael xx


  4. Doris
    May 11, 2009 @ 13:51:49

    lovely garden, congratulations.


  5. Lee
    May 12, 2009 @ 11:15:11

    Thanks for the kind visit! Lovely garden photos. And I love the bicycle sampler.

    I’ll be anxious to see the results of your framing, too!


  6. Lelia
    May 12, 2009 @ 16:34:44

    Thx for sharing your garden pictures!


  7. Ilan
    May 14, 2009 @ 17:57:30

    The colors on your frames are beautiful.
    Great fun to watch 🙂


  8. kathleen
    May 23, 2009 @ 17:59:15

    Averyclaire: I haven’t visited your blog in quite some time, I’m sorry to say. I’m glad I stopped by today. Your trillium is beautiful; I enjoyed all your photos and your posts.

    I still occasionally visit stitchinfingers but the Quilters Anon. Group hasn’t been active lately. I’m glad, tho, that I met you there!. Kathleen


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