My Garden is Starting to Look Very Purple this Spring…

Here are some of the latest spring photos in my spring garden here in Sunny South Australia. I am attracted to pinks, purple, blues and whites, but what often happens is my garden design looks decidedly purple, white and yellow! They are all heat and drought tolerant and carry this toughness with a serene elegance.

The Rannunculus Spectacular This Year!

I think the rannunculus display in my garden this spring is the best one ever! Sure to put a smile on your dial! Each year I like to have a large display of spring bulbs in pots (at first I started small with just a few pots and then realized this worked really well so…

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…

Welcome September!

Have a great September lovely people! Keep warm and dry, the earth is giving herself a gentle cleanse with floods and water. Keep safe, listen to your intuition (via your feelings) to be in the right place at the right time, all will be well in the fullness of time. Much love Sarah xx ♥`*•✿¸.•…

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 &…

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…