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Daylily Fever

Daylily Fever at Sensible Gardening and Living

As we head into August the peak of the daylily season here is behind us. There are still lots of blooms and many will even go into September, but the big show is over for this year. I had many new cultivars blooming for the first time this season which added extra joy. One can never take enough pictures it…

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Red Hot Mamas

Red Hot Mamas in the garden with Sensible Gardening. Red flowers are real show stoppers!

The use of colour is a very powerful tool in everything, including gardening. Different colours emote different reactions and feelings from the observer. Some people are attracted to the softer tones of pastels while others enjoy the bright and in your face colours. Red is a very strong colour and makes a bold statement in flower beds. Mother nature has…

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