Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Three or More Tuesday – English Ivy

Happy Tuesday everybody!! Our wonderful hostess, Tam over at the Gypsy’s Corner is hosting "Three or More - Tuesday". If you would like to participate, drop in and visit her for all of the details.


I am so excited that spring has finally started to peak its head out. We have had some absolutely beautiful days here this last week. All of the plants and flowers are really starting to bloom.

One of my very favorite things to do is work in the flower beds & potting plants. I can never get tired of doing it. It really is relaxing, and the end result to me is like art. Since all of the plants are really starting to look green again, I thought I would share one of my favorite types of plants with you. Now, I of course pretty much love all plants, but there is one that I absolutely adore. And, that is the English Ivy. Here are a few of the ones on my patio:

I hope you all have had a wonderful day. Do not forget to stop by Tam's & see what everyone is sharing today.



prof en retraite said...

Hi Nicloe! I love your ivy! And the little planter that looks like boots is sooo cute! Hope you are having a good week!...Debbie

Gypsy aka Tam said...

Happy Three Or More Tuesday!!!
I love ivy too but it doesn't love me, for some reason I have a very hard time keeping it alive. I particularly love your ivy in the boots - too cute.
Thank you for participating and have a wonderful evening,

Cass @ That Old House said...

wow, you have some lovely ivy plants! Love the boots planter; very sweet.

I haven't tried growing ivy in pots yet. It looks marvelous. The ivy here grows down over old stone walls behind the house, and that reminds me -- it's time to cut it back!


Amanda@Imperfectly Beautiful said...

Your ivy is absolutely GORGEOUS! My mom can grow some ivy like nobody's business. I, on the other hand, seem to have a black thumb.

xinex said...

Good morning Nicole! I love English ivy also. I have them hanging around the porch especially by the fountain. I love looking at yours....Christine

Linda said...

Nicole, I love Ivy, and the way you displayed it is so creative - especially the boots!!! Linda

Picket said...

Hi Nicole...love ivy...I always love to see it trailing in windowboxes mixed with other flowers..it is such a great filler...adore the boots with the ivy!!!! Thanks for coming by and for the sweet comment...hope you are having a great week!