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A Picture from Edna

This is from my Cream Abundance rose bush that I ordered from Oregon last Spring. It is growing in a big pot. Here is the story: https://barneykin.wordpress.com/2008/05/15/my-thornbury-castle/

I edited the picture with the new Picasa 3 software that has just become available. I was wary of downloading it because I already had Picasa 2 on my computer, but I finally took the plunge today. There was no problem, as it just updated the Picasa 2.

It seems to be working quite well. I have already made a fancey collage, which is much better than the old software, as I can move the pictures about. I really like the ability to place a watermark on the image.

If you want to try Picasa 3, I heartily recommend it. It is free and very easy to use. Here is a video that explains it:

The image, White Rose of September, was originally uploaded by barneykin. It is posted here from Barneykin’s flickr account.

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Lyda Rosebud


It has been just a few weeks since I planted my eensy-tiny rose sprig that was shipped all the way from Oregon. See “My Thornbury Castle.”  It is barely one foot high now. I could hardly believe my eyes this morning when I examined it. There is actually a tiny bud forming.  How amazing, and it is really in the shade, too, under trees.

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