Hello dear friends
I tend to forget that not everyone
in the world and blogland
are experiencing the joys of
So I thought I would give you
a wander through the garden
to see just what's in flower
on my side of the world
in New Zealand!
This is a New Zealand bred rose named
(the Maori name for New Zealand).
It is a wonderful rose for picking
and has a long flowering period
from November until
Maybe you could enquire at your
local garden centre or a rose grower -
you would never regret
adding this one to your collection.
You will all probably recognise
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Souvenir de la Malmaison.
She is a my favourite of all roses,
an exquisitely fragrant
is another favourite.
She has a sweet fragrance
and makes a wonderful climber.
A beautiful striped rose.
I'm sorry I can't remember her
name, but I think she is a
sport of the old gallica
I adore this old creamy Foxglove
and it's a perfect companion for
as is this delightful
and this soft pink Alyssum
and this Lavender Ruffles.
I bought this new variety
last year, but it only flowers
during the Summer.
Whereas dentata flowers
all year round in Auckland.
Ruffles is quite a showy
I hope you've enjoyed your wander
and just think, Spring is just
around the corner for most of you!!
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especially those of you who leave
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