gardening · plants

What Was Your First Plant Ever?

~ Forever grateful to the very first house African Violet potted plant on my bedroom's windowsill. The simple addition of green, velvety leaves and purple flowers soared my heart and spirits as a child. That live addition of another living being in my bedroom prompted further planting and care for plants. It must have been… Continue reading What Was Your First Plant Ever?

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Happy Weekend Wishes

~ Sharing a bit of Florida Sunshine with all of you, guys.  Have an absolutely wonderfully bright and colorful day and weekend, my dear friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond🌿 The image listed here belongs to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com ©PlantsandBeyond.com 🌱

Forest & Nature Bathing · gardening · plants

Golden Shower Tree.

This idea came to me in a dream, MGM - Monday garden feature - a one-minute segment about what is cooking in the garden 🙂 🌱 Meet Caccia Fistula Tree that surprised us with these golden flowers that resembled trays of the sun. Hope this post Brightens your day as much as it did mine. MGM -did it… Continue reading Golden Shower Tree.

Forest & Nature Bathing · gardening · plants

SWEET BLOOMING FLOWERS

~ Which Flowers are most beautiful? Can not decide, but so pleased to see this nature's beauty on a rainy day. Thank you, Moda-Creative thinking blog for such colorful blooming post.   See more here: via SWEET FLOWERS — Moda-Creative thinking Have a very bright and colorful day, dear friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond.com🌿 The images here do… Continue reading SWEET BLOOMING FLOWERS

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Forgive Yourself

~ Forgive Yourself~ Make it a very smooth and lighthearted day, my dear friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond.com🌿 The image belongs to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com ©PlantsandBeyond.com 🌱  

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Happy Friday To All

~Sharing a bit of Florida Sunshine with all of you guys.  Have an absolutely wonderfully bright and colorful day, my dear friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond🌿 The image listed here belongs to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com ©PlantsandBeyond.com 🌱

Forest & Nature Bathing · plants

Happy Weekend To All

This yard made me stop and soak in the colors, sunshine, and beauty of flowers.   Have a wonderful and colorful weekend, my dear friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond.com🌿 All photographs belong to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com ©PlantsandBeyond.com 🌱  

Edible Gardens · plants · Recipe

Edible Cranberry Hibiscus Shrub

It is so very nice to have kind and caring friends. It is a rarity nowadays to come across a genuine person. Although, a rarity of homegrown food should be a thing of the past and a way of wholesome life.  Yesterday, super fun, honest and sweet friend brought her own homegrown cranberry hibiscus for… Continue reading Edible Cranberry Hibiscus Shrub

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Flower Dress

I want this flower dress so badly. Who is brave enough to wear it for the next party? Friday Fun Day, indeed. Make it a very beautiful and fun Friday day Until next time, dear friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond🌿 Photographs listed here do not belong to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com ©PlantsandBeyond.com

Edible Gardens · Forest & Nature Bathing · plants

How The Flowers Bloom

This video is so inspiring and left me in love with NATURE even further. Nature is so healing, abundant and majestic. With the help of modern technology, it is easier to dive into the world of Mother Earth wonder. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gWGmOjtf4rI Hope this leaves with you with new found inspiration and a gratitude for our living… Continue reading How The Flowers Bloom

Edible Gardens · Forest & Nature Bathing · Paws&Tails · plants

This Flower Stinks

The Skunk Vine in the backyard landscape turned out to be an invasive noxious weed. It stinks to high heavens. This weed's protective mechanism makes you feel sickened after smelling it. As I was walking by the trees and plants in the backyard, trying to ground and de-stress, I noticed these tiny flowers clusters hanging… Continue reading This Flower Stinks

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Meditation Morning Finds

MGM – Monday Garden Minute.🐞 This idea came to me in a dream – Monday feature- a one-minute segment about what is happening in the garden 🙂 🌱 Backyard, front porch, lanai, outside world, anything that is pertinent to plant and nature kingdom is featured as a short segment on Mondays.🦎 Morning blessings in disguise. The flowers are messages from… Continue reading Meditation Morning Finds

Edible Gardens · gardening

Garden Lessons From Public Parks

Thanks to community efforts, many city centers and towns have amazing outdoor parks. Some are basic green spaces, while others take the gardening game to new levels. They have daily gardeners, sprinkler systems, volunteers and pristine flowerbeds. Areas like these inspire visitors and plant lovers to create such eye pleasing beauty in their own homes.… Continue reading Garden Lessons From Public Parks

Edible Gardens · plants · Recipe

Fiesta Hibiscus 🌺

Finally, this tropical Fiesta Hibiscus beauty is enhancing our front yard. A sensational tropical shrub with large, exotic, color-changing blooms. The showy flowers have bright orange petals with crinkled edges and quickly change after opening, developing softer golden margins, and a white center with a blush-red eye. Well-suited to use as a hedge, screen, or… Continue reading Fiesta Hibiscus 🌺

Edible Gardens · plants

MGM – Monday Garden Minute- Please Water Your Plants

This idea came to me in a dream - Monday feature- a one-minute segment about what is cooking in the garden 🙂 🌱 Please water your plants, especially during hot Summer months. This is the Vinca hanging flower basket under my window. Frozen decorative bushes had to be removed and I put this colorful refreshing basket just… Continue reading MGM – Monday Garden Minute- Please Water Your Plants