Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Umbrella tree

Just the smallest mist of rain encourages this plant's leaves to rise and curve into the shape of an umbrella so it can protect all the non water sprites in the garden. They are always appreciative.

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Sunday, January 29, 2012

Chilhuly's coming to the Dallas Arboretum

Yes, it's true, beautiful glass will grace the Dallas Arboretum in May.

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Mosaic posts

Notice the little mosaic posts in the garden. They are the only things standing between us and the flood.



Sunday, January 22, 2012

Saturday, January 21, 2012

Friday, January 20, 2012

The garden speaks

Today the garden is saying, "Get out here and enjoy these wonderful Dallas winters".



Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Tree huggers

Sure it's easy to hug a tree and everyone should. But it's so special when a tree hugs you.



Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Fish wall

There's nothing quite like fish on the wall, don't you think? Check your walls.

Saturday, January 14, 2012


Oh, sure the little tree could see inside the big low window, but it longed to peek inside the round window.

Forfeiting leaves for height, The Little Plant That Could - Did.

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

The gate to Turquiose Land

The gate to Turquoise Land is only open during a Leap Year. If you can find it, open and go through. It's worth your time.

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Purple Garden Gnome Family

Inside this purple garden shed lives the Purple Garden Gnome family. The drink only purple pumpkin juice and eat purple pineapple seeds. The good life.

Monday, January 9, 2012

In the looking glass

When one looks in this looking glass one can see their future.

Saturday, January 7, 2012

Cut out metal convention

The Annual Cut Out Metal Convention is this weekend. Here's the first attendee.

Sunday, January 1, 2012

No fear in the new year

A "real" cowboy has no fear!!

Here's wishing you no fear in the new year.