Monday, 6 July 2015

I planted hollyhocks but the slugs keep eating them, they aren't growing fast enough to flower,
 so I painted what I would like to see....


It has been very hot here and was lovely to sit out in the garden painting today.
I will be absent from my blog for a while as catching up on things and maybe the odd day out.
Back soon.


6 comments:

  1. Love your painting of the hollyhocks! I'd frame and hang it!

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  2. Beautiful hollyhocks , Betty! Slugs are a problem in moist climates, aren't they? I didn't know they eat hollyhocks.
    I'll miss you.

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  3. Beautiful painting. Enjoy the sun :)

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  4. So pretty.
    I wage a continual battle with slugs and snails.

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  5. Missing you already, Mate!! FABULOUS Hollyhocks and I love the little daisies too. I like the warmth but not that intense heat that you've been having. We only had it on two days last week so that's probably been Summer in Scotland!

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  6. Beautiful painting of hollyhocks, Betty. I love them ,too. My neighbor has some pink one in his garden. Last days it was extremly hot here, I think, to hot for the slugs, so the flowers had a chance to grow up. :-)

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