The phalaenopsis in the sitting room was in need of replacement, even if three of the buds from one of the original plants were still in bloom. So we dashed off to our favourite vendor and purchased this pretty little number. Encore une fois.
Whilst some of you in more northerly climes are battening down the hatches for winter storms, here we are welcoming the nicest season of the year - hardly any rain, plenty of sunshine and low humidity. Our weekend visitors from London have headed off to the beach,
the photo they sent me last night
and were it not for the fact that we've done that pastime to death, we would have joined them. Too much of the same thing can be rather tiresome. Unless of course it's having pretty flowers.