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Cabbage, Weather Vane and Toadstool

18 Dec

On our walk delivering local Christmas cards this afternoon, it was really easy spotting beautiful things. In a nearby garden we saw purple cabbages, one of which carried raindrops.

Ornamental cabbage

Ornamental cabbage

Later, on one of the outbuildings of the old vicarage, there was a delightful weather vane which looks like someone running away from a Trevithick engine! Isn’t the curly smoke delightful?

Weather vane

Weather vane

Just around the corner, at the bottom of the hedge was this beautiful mauve fungus that I am hoping someone, T maybe, will be able to identify for me.

Fungus?

Fungus?

PS

My good friend who lives closer to the vicarage than we do sent me this message about the weather vane:The weather vane depicts the local vicar of the time, running away from the Trevithick engine which appeared out of the fog. So great, isn’t it? Xx

 
 

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6 responses to “Cabbage, Weather Vane and Toadstool

  1. babyjill7...Marilyn Griffin

    December 21, 2015 at 7:53 am

    the unique weather vane is wonderful…

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  2. Charlie@Seattle Trekker

    December 19, 2015 at 5:35 am

    A great bit of fun, love the weather vane.

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  3. ladysighs

    December 18, 2015 at 9:06 pm

    The cabbage is as lovely as any flower. 🙂

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    • mybeautfulthings

      December 18, 2015 at 9:30 pm

      I agree. It really is lovely.🙂

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    • mybeautfulthings

      December 18, 2015 at 9:34 pm

      Your poem is up on Paul’s site! Do go in and see if you can see it. Thank you so much. 🙂

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      • ladysighs

        December 18, 2015 at 10:36 pm

        Yes, saw it. Thank you. Hope he gets many more. 🙂 Bookmarking the site.

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