My mother loves to garden, she is definitely has a green thumb. She plants those flower beds and gardens that people stop by on there way to admire her works.
For as long as I can remember my mother's flower beds were works of art. If you asked her what her favorite flower was she would probably answer, "all of them" :)
But there is one that is at the top of the list, lilacs. No what matter were we lived she always grew lilacs.
I can understand why she likes lilacs so much, they so fragrant, beautiful and don't require a lot of maintenance.
|~Just a few of the lilac bushes around the house~|
She has grown all types of flower; Roses, Daisies, Sweet Williams, Dahlias, (my personal favorite )and many more.
She puts such time and care into her gardening. You could look anytime and never find a single weed or you'd find her bent over weeding.
|All decorations are made for gumpaste/fondant|
The cake was flowery and beautiful,for a mom that is beautiful. Her flowers add a little colour and joy to the world each year and every year I "take the time to smell the flowers".
~Happy 65th Birthday Mother~