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Seed cataloging

Oh my! This time of year. Well actually I am so late with seed catalogs. The hardcore gardeners order them at autumn but I don’t count myself to that group yet. 634 more words


Take the hawthorn down

Last spring me and my family decided it’s time to do something with the overgrown hawthorn (Crataegus grayana) in my dad’s garden. The fence had been left to grow without any disturbance for almost 30 years and it was shadowing everything else near it including plum, cherry and apple trees. 370 more words


Competetive spring

Few years ago I got the chance to assist my friend at Finnish championship competition in floral design at Helsinki Exhibition Centre. It  was so exciting to see all those talented florists to challenge themselves. 239 more words


Bye bye winter

We went to a walk last Sunday, just to see what’s happening in the nature at the moment. Because it seems that the winter is slowly stepping aside for spring. 94 more words