Saturday, November 22, 2014


Each month Gardens at Waters East (GAWE) will post a few never before seen photos of “garden life” called - - BLOG SHOTS.  Here are the photos for this posting.

moments in the garden - - enjoy

 Waters East
Lake Michigan in the background

 Crocus in Spring

 Mallard Duck - male
in the Formal Garden

 Native Sunflower - Maximillian

 Canada Geese - in flight
from the shore at Gardens at Waters East

 Lichen on stones

 Star Magnolia

 Sunset in June

Reference Note:  For a complete list of the ten (10) Principles of Design plus the special “Golden Principle of Design” used throughout Gardens at Waters East, check out the archive postings for November 14 – 24, 2010 and May 2, 2011.

NOTE:   All photos use in this posting were taken on the property of Gardens at Waters East
unless otherwise marked.
NOTE:   Since this Blog is meant to be an accurate journal of the gardens;
no photos are “staged”, “arranged”, or ”photo-shopped” in anyway.
What is posted – is what it here.  It is what it is.

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  1. It's fun to look back at your beautiful garden during the warmer months--especially right now. The setting for your garden is magnificent and you have worked magic to maintain the natural beauty while creating a special garden.

  2. Gorgeous photos of your garden!
    Just amazing how the stones are so round!
    These Canada Geese in flight from the shore at Gardens at Waters East are stunning!
    Wishing you a nice Sunday.

  3. Beautiful images. Seeing these summery pictures is wonderful.

  4. Jack: just wanted you to know how much my mother delighted in the daylilies that I took from your garden. She passed away Wednesday, very suddenly. I will always remember your thoughtfulness. Nancy

  5. Jack,
    the photo of Canada Geese is beautiful!

  6. Always wonderful pictures of your garden and this time your photo of the sunset is just gorgeous.

  7. Wonderful captures of your lovely garden.

  8. Lovely magnolia stellata? Only three months now to when mine flowers here in York!
    Big fat buds already!

  9. Foto bellissime, sono una poesia!