Bryn Cymro

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Category Archives: Garden

Summer swoon

Wisteria, rose, rhododendron, maple, orange, rose, hibiscus, cherry, magnolia, daisy, azalia — none were at all happy when we got back from the beach yesterday after the record heatwave in … Continue reading

January 18, 2014 · 2 Comments

“…a baskit of aprecockes…”

Our third Christmas on Bryn Cymro and we now anticipate with delight the apricot crop. This year’s harvest surpasses all others, the tree heaving with tightly-packed baubles. We picked around … Continue reading

January 9, 2012 · 1 Comment

The prettiest parlour

Cleaning up around the trampoline in the back yard the other week, found myself eyeballing this beautiful spider (Nephila edulis). The surprisingly strong yellow web was strung between the trampoline … Continue reading

April 10, 2011 · Leave a comment
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