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Here I would love to share with you our travels and adventures as international mushroom consultants. MEMOIRS about husband Pieter Vedder, who was a SCIENTIFIC PIONEER in Mushroom Cultivation Education. His practical handbook is in 8 languages and is called the MUSHROOM BIBLE: https://mariettesbacktobasics.blogspot.com/2020/08/modern-mushroom-growing-2020-harvesting.html

Monday, May 6, 2013

{Our Lovely Lilac Clematis 'Silver Moon'}


  • Coming home from Curaçao, our garden had lots of surprises for us. One of them was our lovely lilac 'Clematis 'Silver Moon'. It is one of the large blooming varieties.


  • Perfect Lilac or Lavender Clematis 'Silver Moon' that spontaneously grew in our wood garden.
  • Maybe from seeds, spread by birds?
  • We got two vines now and they bloom very prolific.


  • These vines were kept in pots but are now ready to go to a permanent spot.


  • Bottom left you see a young Golden Live Oak 'Quercus Virginiana Grand View Gold' that we managed to grow from an acorn. Yesterday's post was about this rare golden variety.

As you can tell, there are also plenty of 'dollar' weeds growing.
So much for going away  for 11 days... Vacation is nice but you have to catch up later!
Have a great week ahead and may your spring be rewarding as well.

Related links where this stunning Quercus Virginiana Grand View Gold, can be seen:
Wow...I think this deserves a thread! Golden live oak! | GardenWeb discussion...
{Lush Green Garden} |previous post by me
{# 1111 - Our Golden Live Oak 'Quercus Virginiana Grand View Gold' changing color} | previous post by me
{Golden Live Oak 'Quercus Virginiana Grand View Gold' in Sunshine at its BEST} | previous post by me
{Our Golden Live Oak 'Quercus Virginiana Grand View Gold' with Catkins} | Previous post by me
{Our Mrs. G. G. GERBING Azaleas} | previous post by me
{Our Patio Tiles in the Front} | previous post by me
{RARE Icicles in Our Garden} | previous post by me
{Energy Efficient GREEN Roofing Arrived} | previous post by me
{My Powder Blue Escada Jeans Suit} | previous post by me showing me in front of Grand View Gold
{Our Different Oaks} | previous post by me
{My Silk Quilted Vest Creation and YOUR Opinion Requested...} | previous post by me showing golden oak
{Our Live Oak got a Haircut}| previous post by me

14 comments:

  1. Hi Mariette, Gorgeous Clematis. I love the color. One of my garden favorites.
    Have a great week. Hugs, Celestina Marie

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  2. Liebe Mariette,

    ein Höhepunkt!

    Sonnige Grüße

    Elisabeth

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  3. So pleased you had a good holiday Mariette. Your clemitis is gorgeous. We have tried twice to grow one,but they always die. I would love to get them to grow.x

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  4. Liebste MAriette,
    eien wudnerschöne Clematis!
    Unsere hat auch jetzt viele Knsopen und ich denke, daß in den nächsten Tagen sich die ersten öffnen werden!
    Ich wünsch Dir einen guten Wochenbeginn!
    ♥ Allerliebste Grüße,Claudia ♥

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  5. Nice to see everything blossoming again!

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  6. Dearest Mariette,
    Hope you has a wonderful time with your husband.
    I think growing clematis are beautiful in the fall they will come back and grow a bit more.
    Hugs and love to you!
    Michiko

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  7. Dearest Mariette,
    Beautiful Clematis with noble color♡♡♡ They must be one of the hardest to grow.
    Have never seen one with my own eyes (^^;)
    Sending you lots of love and hugs from Japan, xoxo Miyako*

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  8. Dat is altijd leuk thuiskomen als er mooie bloemen bloeien! Mooie kleur clematis!

    Groeten Janny

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  9. Liebe Mariette,
    eine wirklich schöne Clematis. Es ist doch immer wieder
    spannend, was sich von allein aussät und uns später große
    Freude bereitet-
    Liebe Grüße schickt dir
    Irmi

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  10. Wat een mooie zeg !!! prachtig !!...fijne week liefs Ria...xxx...

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  11. Che meravigliosa tinta le tue clematis! sono piante così generose... chiedono poche cure, una mezza ombra e poco altro. E guarda che splendore! Le adoro.
    Un grande abbraccio e una felice settimana.
    mimma

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  12. Maravillosas flores!! Son preciosas!!
    Que color tan encantador!
    Besos!
    Veronica

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  13. Dear friend thank you for visiting, now we learn to cultivate the land and bought this estate to create a farm.

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