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Alphabetical Gardening – U

Categories: Alphabetical Gardening and The Garden 2018.

~ What’s in the Garden? U for umbrellas, unique and unusual. One year I turned an umbrella into a display for the spring.  The old saying April showers bring May flowers was the theme for this unusual wreath/display. Did you know an old fashioned word for umbrella is bumbershoot?  I love unusual and unique words. But I do have rain umbrellas.  My fun umbrellas are from my teaching days.  It was important to cheer things up on rainy days when meeting the school buses.  Now the grandkids love using them in the garden … raining or not! The plant tables have
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