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Aug012017

Hello August.

Hello August! Summer is flying by so quickly. Here are some picture of my garden, taken yesterday in the evening. (The picture above is a strong contender for "best garden picture of 2017", I´d say).

I was so hesistant to create this new border at first, but I am so glad I decided to go for it. It needs a bit of tweaking but it is so pretty already in its second year! (I need to give the lavender a haircut).

Blue is my favorite color.

Into the veggie garden.

Apparently I planted a black chili plant (huh).

My gorgeous dog.

Zinnias still going strong.

This is all looking exactly like I imagined. Very happy.

Except the tomatoes did catch the blight, but I hope they´ll ripen fast enough now to have a decent harvest still.

That´s it for today. I hope you are enjoying summer!

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Reader Comments (6)

Yes!!!! Yes!!! Yes!!!!!
You will certainly win the Brandenburger garden price 1st place 2017!!!!!!
What a magnificant pictures and your garden is stunning!
What a light and your flowers.......it is all ahhhh and ohhhhhhh soooo beautiful!
Your daliah's are sooo beautiful and love the colours so much! Yes just everything!
The view at the end of your garden.......it is a dream!!!!!!!
.....and another dream!!!!!! Mr. Ludwig! He looks so good, healthy and happy! What a good healthy fur coat he has!
He is a beauty!

I see all the work..... you must be working day and night!
So you really deserve that FIRST price indeed!
Thank you very, very much! I really enjoy!!!!!! Keep up the good works!

August 1, 2017 | Unregistered Commenterinkiemulder

You have some of the most beautiful gardens I have ever seen!

August 1, 2017 | Unregistered CommenterMelanie

So beautiful!

August 2, 2017 | Unregistered CommenterTanja

I do not even words, for how impressed I am. So beautiful!

August 2, 2017 | Unregistered Commenterannton

It's all so beautiful. That first picture is indeed a best garden photo with the light filtering through behind the tomato houses. You must feel so proud of what you have created. And proud of Ludwig too with his glossy coat and happy walk.

August 2, 2017 | Unregistered CommenterSally

I love your garden and Ludwig is beautiful - he reminds me of the Irish Setter I grew up with.

August 3, 2017 | Unregistered Commentermartic

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