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Published Friday, October 6, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Lyndhurst Mansion

Visited the Gothic Revival Lyndhurst Mansion in Tarrytown, NY, on the Hudson River. Naturally, I was particularly interested in the rose garden. Just this once, I am including FOUR photos in this post.

The Lyndhurst Mansion, commonly called “The Castle”

Lyndhurst dining room, decorated for Halloween (a very big thing in Tarrytown, NY)

View of the gazebo in the rose garden at Lyndhurst

Roses blooming at Lyndhurst

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Published Monday, October 2, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Zinnia back

Sometimes the underside of a flower is quite beautiful.

Pretty pattern of scales on the underside of a magenta zinnia

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Published Monday, September 18, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Ferny forest path

Camping and hiking in the Olympic National Forest, at Coho Campground.

Moss on trees and sword ferns in the forest.

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Published Saturday, September 16, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Fir needles above

We went camping, and the weather was gorgeous.

Fir needles in the sunlight, Coho Campground

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Published Saturday, September 9, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Cherry tomato harvest

Finally the warm days have made the tomato thing happen in the garden. Little, but so sweet!

Sungold and Sweet Millions cherry tomatoes, with their adorable little green caps

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Published Friday, August 18, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

A Night to Awaken

Seattle’s Volunteer Park was the site of an amazing group of over 30 light art installations, A Night to Awaken, by Lusio.

Illumination art near the dahlia garden in Volunteer Park

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Published Wednesday, August 16, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Back-lit hollyhocks

Aren’t these unusual hollyhocks pretty? Of course, the gardeners at the Volunteer Park Conservatory in Seattle know what they are doing.

Pink and red hollyhocks at dusk in the Conservatory, under the whitewashed glass

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Published Wednesday, July 19, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

String beans, three colors

I love string beans. They were my mom’s favorite vegetable, too. So fun to pick from the garden. Side note: When you cook the purple ones, they turn regular green and taste just like the green ones.

Purple, regular and yellow wax beans begin their summer abundance.

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Published Friday, June 9, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

PowellsWood bench

A recent trip to PowellsWood garden in Federal Way, WA was a total delight.

Carefully tended, and so scenic! Springtime heaven.

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Published Friday, June 2, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Garden path with irises

My first visit to Bellevue Botanical Garden this week.

Purple Dutch irises at the perennial path

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Published Wednesday, May 31, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

PowellsWood path

An extremely charming garden, PowellsWood garden in Federal Way, WA. Definitely worth a visit.

Orange-red geum flowers at a curving brick path in PowellsWood garden.

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Published Sunday, April 30, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Yellow curb

This is one of those images I don’t really have a title for, and don’t really know why I love it, but I keep wanting to look at it, so there might be something there for you, too.

Scene with plantings, and a bench

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