Cut Camellias

After admiring my new camellias in full bloom from the window for a couple of days, I finally pulled on the wellies and bundled up to go out and cut! They are so lovely inside and just what I needed to perk up a streak of dreary days.

The camellia is new in the back yard and I expect will bring years of these beauties to our home!

Meanwhile, last spring we replaced a few dead shrubs out front with a smaller variety. They are still quite tiny, but were also full of beautiful blooms.

You can see the rest of the winter foyer here:

I always say I have a black thumb – and it’s true. The fact that these grew in my own yard brings endless pleasure.

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