Snowdrops in Paradise spring is coming 🙂 The lovely snowdrop is one of the first flowers to appear in the spring as it works its way through the snow to bloom. These tiny flowers grow 3- to 4-inches tall and make an excellent ground cover in the garden. They can also be grown in pots or containers and can even be forced into bloom during the winter from bulbs. What Does the Snowdrop Flower Mean? The snowdrop flower has several meanings depending on the context….Continue Reading “Snowdrops in Paradise”

Fasa – Boxer The Boxer is a medium-sized, short-haired breed of dog, developed in Germany. The coat is smooth and tight-fitting; colors are fawn or brindled, with or without white markings, and white. Boxers are brachycephalic (they have broad, short skulls), have a square muzzle, mandibular prognathism (an underbite), very strong jaws, and a powerful bite ideal for hanging on to large prey. The Boxer was bred from the Old English Bulldog and the now extinct Bullenbeisser which became extinct by crossbreeding rather than by a decadence of the breed. The purpose of the crossbreeding was the wish to eliminate the excessive white color of the breed,…Continue Reading “Fasa – Boxer”

just now from the backyard – Paradise fall 2017 CA has always struggled with water issues and rainfall… but our experience in the last few years has been very encouraging…this will help with fires, farming and drinking water. “Paradise is sometimes a state of mind” #flyinghorsedesign #photography #getoutside flyinghorsedesign.com

    CLEMSON — Clemson University researchers say the public can help collect scientific information about the effect of Monday’s eclipse on plants for future generations. This will be the first time since 1918 a total eclipse will cross the entire United States. Douglas Bielenberg, a Clemson plant physiologist, said because total solar eclipses are so rare, not many biological observations have been made on what takes place during totality. “There is very little organized information related to what happens to plants, during a total…Continue Reading “eclipse flowers”