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My new vase and some roses from my garden

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Roses from my garden (they smell like sweet rose and lemon), white astrantia, and variegated pittosporum in my new vase from Tail of the Yak, Berkeley

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I love the backs of these–the white petals with the green tips

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Flower of the Day: Astrantia

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My Favorite Arrangement from Last Week’s Celebration

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Garden roses, peonies, white lilac, honey suckle.  By Bloomies.

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Last Minute Mother’s Day Centerpiece

I made this quickly for I. to take to dinner with his mother and brothers so she could have a special centerpiece. 

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White hydrangea, lilac, tulips, camelia leaves

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It’s Raining in Rockridge

I responded to the day by going out and relieving Bloomies of some of their merchandise, lest it get damaged in the rain.  

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Nothing like big bright yellow peonies (and a fun mini pineapple) to lift the rain cloud from over your head!

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Roses, ranunculus, flowering sage, unknown branches (wegnia?)

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Definition of Soothe

sweetpeasFrom Soother1978’s visit to NYC’s Union Square Farmers Market

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