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Bud in Bloom: Days 1 and 2

I had seriously considered taking Bud the Amaryllis with me on my road trip, but I had to pack for two seasons as it was, so I left him/her/it behind when I drove to Ohio last Friday. It was a … Continue reading

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Another Bud Update

I’m astounded to report that Bud has grown a full six inches since the previous photo session on March 11, now measuring 12.5 inches from its little pointy head to the point where it emerges from the bulb. I wish … Continue reading

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Amy and Bud

The Amazing Astounding Amaryllis with the saucer-sized blossoms that I wrote about last week is fading, but I’m happy to report that over the weekend I discovered that Amy has a sequel in the works. (For the original post, click … Continue reading

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Gelding the Lily

For a couple of days last week, I staggered around the house in a fog. Usually when I have a day like that, it’s May or August; a few kinds of pollen and I don’t get along. But it was … Continue reading

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