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Garden Ornaments


Ceres,
I think I have more trouble with window treatments than garden ornaments!  I
like a pretty natural look, but I do love cat statues.  By limiting myself
to that theme I keep the ornamentation in control.  None is overpowering,
they are all complimentary to their positions in the garden.  Like a real
cat, they look like they belong there.  There are a few items not cat
related.  One birdbath is low so the cats can reach it for a drink and the
other is a big bowl on a bench table.  A few small insect plaques on a bare
spot of privacy fence and the occasional stone with printed Failte.  An
arbor or obelisk that virtually disappears as the season progresses.  I
prefer understatement  in ornamentation.  Perhaps, though, this may also
have something to do with my understated wallet.

Kitty

----- Original Message ----- 
From: <Cersgarden@aol.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Wednesday, June 16, 2004 7:58 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Donna's corner was: Plumeria-Jim picture-links- and ??


> In a message dated 6/16/04 2:42:47 AM, mtalt@hort.net writes:
>
> << I also think you need only a single ornament focal point >>
>
> Marge, I think adding garden ornaments is one of the most difficult for
me.
> I probably underdo in fear of adding to much.  I think we had all seen the
'to
> much' and of course, Felder is the extreme.  Is this difficult for others?
>     Ceres
>
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