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Gardens are beautiful places. Not only because there is a lot to see in it, it is also a symbol for many things in our lives. Besides, I get a lot of pleasure from creating a garden. And gardening is also very healthy.

Photo: Magnolia blossom April 2021, Wuppertal, Thomas Schürmann

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The decorative sage is a real, wonderfully blue flowering enrichment for the perennial garden, along with the true sage or spice sage Salvia officinalis.

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No 35 Read: ~ 9 min Words: ~ 1500

It should actually be called Mille Fleur, this rose. With a similar sound to the French word Mille-feuille for a cake made only of puff pastry.

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No 32 Read: ~ 19 min Words: ~ 2700

Summary of my research on the provenance of the Jenny Lind melon, named after the 19th century Swedish singer and soprano, Jenny Lind.

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In this last project in the garden, we finally closed the gap between the wall of the herb bed and the stairs.

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