Getting Potted

Breakfast with a friend this morning and we stopped at our favorite garden center to get a few plants.

My problem with buying plants is I have pretty much a shaded area on my patio and next to it so there’s very little sunshine – which is fine but I love the sun-loving plants and don’t like a lot of the shade loving plants.  But, if I want some color out there, I’ve had to adapt.

Here’s what I came home with today.   I think this year it’s all about the speckled/variegated looking plants.

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Now I just need to pull the slate topped outdoor table from it’s winter storage (which is just along the wall of the building but it’s a bit heavy to tip upright), and decide which side of the patio I really want the old wooden shelving unit I moved outside to go.  Then once repotted, I’ll have some lovely plants to put on those shelves.

This one below is my favorite of the group.

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Now back to the cleaning of the sewing room.  I figured out where to put the pegboard and now just need to do some measuring to make sure it will all work.  I hope to have this room finished off later today.

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