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A SMALL GARDEN on the island of Resarö, Resarö is situated in the inner part of the archipelago outside of Stockholm. Tyra´s Garden is mostly an ornamental vegetable garden, potager. But flowers are of course an important ingredience, for beauty and pollination. The climate in these parts is quite demanding as the northerly winds can be strong and cold.
ROQUAMOLE - ' It Roques! '
This post, "Roquamole" was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/...Roquamole - 'It Roques' :-) !...You just have to try this dish influenced by Mexico....Roquamole125 g Roquefort or St. Agur60ml sour cream2 ripe avocados35g sliced pickled green jalapeño chilli peppers from a jar2 spring onions, finely sliced1/4 teaspoon paprikaCorn tortilla
T.G.I Friday - TULIPS
This post, "T.G.I Friday"was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/T.G.I FridayThe weekend begins, you buy some really nice food and drink for dinner, add some great music and fresh flowers on the table...it's Friday, the best day of the week. ...Tulips are the favourites right now, they are a messenger of spring and gives us so much joy.
"Me pascunt olivae, me cichorea, me malvae"
This post, "Me pascunt olivae, me cichorea, me malvae"was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/.Chicory not just a pretty flowerJust must visit M a s D u D i a b l e and read Laura Hudsons Plant profile of just Chicory & Endive"I love the robust, complex flavours and the variety of textures and colours that this family of leafy plants
My Potager - The Scheme
This post, 'My Potager -The Growing Scheme' was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/MY POTAGER - The growing season 2009part 1. The Growing Scheme The treasure chest with my seeds is now opened; it is time to start sowing my seeds. It?s certainly is a big moment for me, I have been waiting for so long. I have this perhaps ridiculous rule
Tulipa kaufmanniana Heart's Delight - Waterlily tulip
This post, 'Tulipa kaufmanniana 'Heart's Delight' - Waterlily tulip' was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/...Tulipa kaufmanniana 'Heart's Delight' also called The Waterlily tulip This Blooming Friday I would like to introduce a small and pretty tulip. The tulipa kaumanniana ?Heart?s Delight'. If you are interested of tulips I found this
Seriously, have you ever faked it? I have.
This post, 'Seriously have you ever faked it?' was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/...Seriously, have you ever 'faked' it? I have.Meet my Phakenopsis!... Phakenopsis yes this is one of my husbands favourite houseplant it is so durable. Extremely long-lasting as a matter of fact it has been flowering in my kitchen window since?last
ABC Wednesday B is for...
© This post - ABC Wednesday B , was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/ABC Wednesday ?B?. This week I'll post an ABC in both The Greenhouse and Tyra's Garden. B is for Blotanical, yes that is correct not Botanical. Blotanical where garden Blogs Bloom?Blotanical is the place where garden friends from all over the world get together. Out of
ANALYZE THIS! and it's Blooming Friday!
This post, 'Analyze this! and it's blooming friday, was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/...It's Blooming Friday!Analyse this! ...Yesterday we all had a challenge given to us by ShirlWhich three plants whould you bring ....?It certainly was a challenge and great fun.Our dear friend Frances (Faire Garden) wrote in a comment like this -?
Desert Island - Plant Challenge. I would bring...
This post, 'Desert Island'..., was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/Which three plants would you take with you? Shirls askes.Hahaha, I brilliant 'escape' from a grey day in January, just this minute it is snowing outside my door. Brrr What to bring? Hm, not an easy task but this is what I choose.1. Plant number one, a fragrant rose.
A 'Slipper Walk' - I just had to catch that light.
This post, A' Slipper Walk'..., was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/When I woke up this morning it was freezing cold outside -6 C, the sky was heavenly blue, the light was pale pink and so beautiful. Time was tight, I just had to catch that light, it lasts for just a few minutes. I'm off, time for a 'slipper walk'. I jumped into my
Flax - It's Blooming Friday!
This post, Flax- It's Blooming Friday, was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/...Flax - Linum usitatissimum - LinA few years ago we in our village, Engarn, grow flax in the field just below my house where I live. It was so very beautiful, the entire field was covered with the pale blue small flax flowers. I wish they would grow more of
MY POTAGER SEEDS 2009
This post, My Potager Seeds 2009, was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/A small step on the computer (just a click) but a huge step for the gardener. Seeds for my potager and images for the collage are from ImpectaPhiouu?( wonderful spelling isn?t it) it was not an easy task this year to order the seeds for my potager. I have been
Paph and a Rare Book - It's Blooooming Friday!
This post, Paph and a Rare Book, was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/.........Paph and a Rare Book - It's Blooooming Friday!Apart from my own family I have another family that gives me great joy and happiness through the long winter months and they are the Orchid family Orchidaceae. Here is one of the members, let me introduce
THIS IS PETER !
© This post This is Peter! was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/This is Peter! ??? ???? ???? - This is Czar Peter. (Czaar Peter)Tulipa greigii 'Czar Peter'. This gorgeous tulip is named after an emperor,Young Peter - wikipedia???? ??????é???? ???á???, Peter I the Great, Pyotr Alexeyevich Romanov.Born in 1672 in Moscow Pyotr was the son
It's Blooooming Friday! - Blomming Fredag
© This post was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/.Hip, hip, Hurrah, Hippeastrum I cannot possibly think of a better way to start this year than with these magnificent flowers. It?s Bloooming Friday again and I give you a shower or rather a bang-boom of ?flowering fireworks?.... We call it Amaryllis but it is a Hippeastrum... Hippeastrum
VINTAGE Ornaments and Greetings.
© This post was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/ ...Well, soon the Christmas is over and we have to tidy away all the lovely Christmas ornaments and décor. But first I would like to show you some of my favourite Christmas ornaments.Nancy at Soliloquy wrote a very interesting and nice post about the history of the Christmas ornaments.
CHOCOLATE - for taste, lust and joy!
© This post was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/ ... ...Chocolat un moment de vèritable plaisir...did you know that chocolate stimulates the same lust center in the brain as sexual activity?...'Mozartkugel', truffles and home made chocolate for christmas. We made almond paste and marzipan this year out of which we then formed round
© This post was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/ ... Seasonal greetingsFrom all of us to all of you, we wish you....Merry Christmas, God Jul, Gezur Krislinjden, Idah Saidan Wa Sanah Jadidah, Feliz Navidad, Eguberri On, Vrolijke Kerstmis, Feliz Natal, Tchestita Koleda, Gladelig jul, Joyeux Noël, Kala Christouyenna, Selamat Hari Natal,
Self-sown and Wild - IT'S BLOOMING FRIDAY!
© This post was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/ ...It is Blooooming Friday again ! No 6.This time I have choosen the 'Wild and Self-sown'. In my kitchen garden I have this mix with herbs, veggies and flowers I have found that it is the way they prefer to grow, I get a healthy and colourful kitchengarden. Violaceae - Pansy - Pensé in
S:t Lucia and SAFFRON BREAD - The Recipe
© This post was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com ...... My brothers daughter Emma as Lucia S:t LuciaSaffron Bread - A Swedish Recipe - LussekatterThis is as I promised earlier the recipe of the very traditional Swedish saffron bread called Lussikatter. This is the bread we eat during Advent, for the day of S:t Lucia that is on the 13th
Flowers in India - It's Blooooming Friday!
© This post was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com...Blooming Friday - blommig fredagUpdated versionFlowers I briefly met in India and unfortunately we were not properly introduced....Flower nr 1. In the gardens by Mahatma Gandhis grave at Raj Ghat in New DelhiIt is Blooming Friday AGAIN, gosh times really flies away especially now during
Leufstabruk - Orangery and Mansion
© This post was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com...Leufstabruk Orangery and Mansion -Leufstabruk Orangeri och HerrgårdWhen we meet Leufsta today she is dressed in December colours, it is cold and already dark despite it is just three o?clock when we walk through the baroque gardens of Leufstabruk. Last time I visited Leufsta it was
Blooming Friday - Orchidaceae Phalaenopsis - AN ALIEN?
© This post was originally uploaded and written by Tyraat the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com ...Today I join Katarina from Roses and Stuff with a post on the theme Blooming Friday!I start my first Blooming Friday with an Orchid. Tadaa...The PhalaenopsisThe Phalaenopsis belongs to the huge Orchidaceae family and the Phalaenopsis have some 60 species. Some are usually called Moth
What happened to 'Make Love not War' ?
Tyra wrote this post at the blog Tyra?s Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com ...Ipomoea 'Heavenly blue' ...Read Green thumbs post In search of Peace Green thumb, Saharanpur, INDIA... Today I lit a candle for Peace and against violence. What happened to Make love not war! and LOVE, PEACE and understanding...?This is a Swedish song it's about lighting a candle for the children walking this Earth.'
Towards Lighter and Brighter Times
This post, "Lighter and Brighter Times" was originally uploaded and written by Tyra at the blog Tyra's Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com/.........Lighter and Brighter days. ........The sun went up 7.02 here today and will go down at 17.00.......Hyacinthus orientalis ' Woodstock' Woodstock and Tyra from 2007 ......With this collage I'm saying Good-bye to the winter. I still have cold weather but
Mother Earth's Wild Flowers Garden - Uppland
Tyra wrote this post at the blog Tyra?s Garden http://waxholm.blogspot.com. If you are not reading it at Tyra?s Garden, then this content was stolen without permission. Mother Earth's Garden - Uppland I'm up at my 'summerhouse' again to make the house ready for the winter. There are a lot of things that need to be attended to, empty the water butts (?) storing all the garden furniture etc. As I
The sun came out for a second....
Today, I'm still sad, angry and disapointed and its all that SCOUNDRAL fault that I wrote about yesterday. But then the 'sun came out' to brighten my grey and miserable November day, a friend came along an told me that there was an article in one of the largest papers in Sweden (DN) about garden bloggers. We have great many garden bloggers here and two of my blogs where mentioned as a blogg well
HELP! WHAT IS THIS!!! SOMEONE IS STEALING OUR WORK!
LOOK AT THIS!...http://www.silite.com/Some one is stealing our work...again.Look into what they are doing on this site!What can we do? Have your work been copied!They steal our pictures and words and doesn't even link!My pulse is VERY high and I can feel the adrenaline pumping....I ask you PNT silite.com if you read this - Take away all my pictures and words! ......R.E.S.P.E.C.T Aretha Franklin
Calluna vulgaris & Norrpada Achipelago
Calluna vulgaris & the beautiful Archipelago of NorrpadaMissy M on the rocksHeather Calluna vulgaris Heather is very common out on our beautiful islands in the Stockholm archipelago. Here I want to show a couple of pictures from an island in Norrpada Archipelago that I really like. Sometimes I visualize that Mother Nature has made all this by herself, well perhaps not entirely by herself possibly with some help from a friend, such a fabulous garden.For medical use Calluna vulgaris is slightly diuretic, take 2 teaspoons per cup as an infusion to drink between meals 2-3 times a day.....Ljung Calluna vulgarisLjung är vanligt förekommande ute på våra vackra öar I Stockholm skärgård. Här vill jag visa ett par bilder utifrån några öar som jag verkligen gillar. Tänk vad naturen har gjort alldeles själv gjort en sagolik trädgård.... The garden of Mother Earth - astonishing isn't it?Hans Bertil Juneby skriver i sin fantastiska bok Fytomedicin att de växtdelarna på denna växt Calluna vu...
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A Gardeners Gift WrapTo wrap a present is so fun, I really do enjoy it and this time I wanted to do something different, I went for a stroll in the garden and ended up with this. I just adores the seed capsules of the Papaver, I think they are most fascinating, each one is a small work of art. They are so beautiful therefore I started out with the Papaver then...... POP ART...added a fig (picked from the fridge), some lovely green Ivy, two Cynara cardunculus and then the beautiful blueish green fragant sage. I was rather satisfied with the result if I may say, you could certainly see that it was from the a gardener :-)Att slå in paket är ju så jätteroligt tycker jag, här gick jag en runda i trädgården och plockade lite grejer, frökapslar ifrån vallmo, härligt grön murgröna, doftande salvia också ett par kardonknoppar och till sist ett fikon ifrån kylskåpet...sedan var det bara att fästa ihop dem och vips, färdigt. Ett paket som det syns lång väg att det kommer från en trädgårds tok...
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