Wildthings – Plants that plant themselves but you love them anyway!

  Many people dislike plants that self-sow in their garden at random times in random places but I absolutely love them! Not only is their appearance a source of free plant material (invaluable for a large garden), but its is also a source of pleasure at their ingenuity and resourcefulness. Now the fairies in my…

Go outside and take in the glory!

Have a great day and do spend some time in the glorious outdoors! #Spiritual #SouthAustalia #MyBarossa #spiritualClasses #Fairy #angel #PetalsandBuds #spirituaworkshops #fairies #theyearoftalkingtoplants #gardening ♥`*•✿¸.• •♥`*•✿¸.• •*¨`*•✿¸.•✿*¨`*•✿¸.*•-:¦:-*~ღஐƸ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒஐღ*~ღஐƸ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒஐღ Words and photo by Sarah Rajkotwala – writer & spiritual teacher at @Love In Action and Petals & Buds Spiritual Teaching and Nature Classes — at Petals &…

Wonderful Bearded Irises

It’s the exciting time of year when all the bearded irises have started to bloom. All the more exciting as it has been 3 years or more since some of them have flowered. Mainly  due to I would say not enough water when they were forming their flower buds the previous year. This has all…

Having a Fabulous Garden is my Favourite form of Exercise!

Plus you get flowers & veggies! Better than running around like a demented mouse on exercise machines. Plus gardeners are are such nice people! The physical and mental health benefits of gardening are huge and it is really good for your soul. Plus the fairies and the plants all make sure that you feel better…

Blossomtime, is a time of joyful anticipation of what’s to come!

The original aboriginal inhabitants of South Australia used to maintain that our state had 13 different seasonal parts to the year. I would have to concur spring here doesn’t suddenly start is eases through, late winter, and early spring, each new flower blooms in part of the procession in exactly the right time, for the…

Enjoying the pre-spring pansy spectacular at the moment! 

They certainly look so bright and fresh at this time of year. Enjoying the pre-spring pansy spectacular at the moment! Pansies, pansies, everywhere. ♥`*•✿¸.• •♥`*•✿¸.• •*¨`*•✿¸.•✿*¨`*•✿¸.*•-:¦:-*~ღஐƸ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒஐღ*~ღஐƸ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒஐღ Words and photo by Sarah Rajkotwala – writer & spiritual teacher at @Love In Action and Petals & Buds Spiritual Teaching and Nature Classes — at Petals & Buds…

The Fairies urge us to go Organic!

The fairies urge us to go organic! Learn more about what fairies have to say to us in my book “The Year of Talking to Plants” available online on Amazon and The Book Depository. – Sarah Rajkotwala writer and spiritual teacher #Spiritual #SouthAustalia #MyBarossa ♥`*•✿¸.• •♥`*•✿¸.• •*¨`*•✿¸.•✿*¨`*•✿¸.*•-:¦:-*~ღஐƸ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒஐღ*~ღஐƸ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒஐღ Words and photo by Sarah Rajkotwala – writer…

So the daffodils told me…

I have been waiting for my daffodils to flower for over three years. Every spring I see the leaves come up but alas no flowers. I was beginning to despair of any having any daffodils flower again in my garden again, thinking it was a borderline probability that they will flower regularly in our warm…

My Old Fashioned Rose Garden

I am in the middle of renovating, finishing and replanting my rose garden. This is an ongoing project that I do quietly plodding along on my own pace adding the odd plant here and there, dividing up perennials etc. A view across my garden a few years ago, the exquisite roses ‘Mme Isaac Perieire’ and…

The Smiling Tree….

The Smiling Tree…. I noticed this a couple of weeks ago. I happened to catch sight of it when I looked through a house window when closing a blind for the night. There on the hill before me was a tree that looked as though it had a face on it, smiling at me! I…