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Colorful Jewels

From the time I was in pigtails growing up in Louisiana, my father would lead me outside every January to inspect his ‘Purple Dawn' (Camellia japonica). There it grew in majestic solitude by the driveway, beaming its deep red flowers at passersby when the rest of the garden was brown and grey.After duly admiring the new blooms,Dad would clip off one to float in a shallow ...

Susan Davis Price | Oct 20, 2016

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