Category Archives: Desert Flora

Desert Flora 13, 14

The Sturt Desert Pea is an unusual flower, but makes for interesting formal arrangements which only vaguely resemble how the flower is seen in the wild. I like both of these designs, and am thinking about more ways to arrange … Continue reading

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Desert Flora 11, 12

Our state’s floral emblem, though it doesn’t form neat and tidy patterns as I have arranged them in these virtual quilts. Love the second design! May be able to share a photo of a real flower later today!

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Desert Flora 9, 10

From now until Christmas I will be sharing designs each day with a Christmas theme, and like these designs, some not related to Christmas, like these. Not a Christmas quilts, but I am guilty of making felt Desert Pea flowers … Continue reading

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Desert Flora 7, 8

Interesting, but very formal arrangements of the Sturt Desert Pea. Here is a link to some photos of the real thing. Unfortunately, they are not the easiest plants to grow in the home garden … I put in some seeds … Continue reading

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Desert Flora 5, 6

I love Sturt Desert Peas, but I keep wanting to change the background to green … but am trying to resist because these flowers bloom in the desert! I suspect that I am going to change it one day, as … Continue reading

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Desert Flora 3, 4

A reminder to me … plant those seeds soon! Need to find a rather dry corner of the garden. Memories of home include Sturt Desert Peas near the back door every year! If all else fails I might have to … Continue reading

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Desert Flora 1, 2

In the early hours of this morning I woke up, and after an hour just lying around, then decided to get up and do something quiet. for the best part of two hours I sat at the computer playing with … Continue reading

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