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Honeysuckle and roses, they just speak summer don’t they!

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The hedgerows have been full of them this year, I think the recession has helped with our wild flowers, as the councils don’t seem to have the resources to keep the hedgerows trimmed and as a result all these beautiful flowers have been allowed to run riot!

Every cloud!

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I love how honeysuckle and roses love to be together, growing beside each other and often around each other.

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And the scent, two of the prettiest scents on the planet.

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They’re not just in the hedgerows either, I have them both in my garden too.

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They’re growing just below my bedroom window and the scent is amazing especially in the evenings.

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Just like the hedgerows they’re growing side by side in my garden too.

Honeysuckle Collage

Is it any wonder then that I was inspired to create two new little summer girls. I think Honeysuckle will become one of my favourites, as I just love her cardie and skirt.

Rose Collage

I actually surprised myself that I hadn’t yet made a ‘Rose’, there has been a Lavender Rose, a Rosa and a Rosebud but never a Rose until now!

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And here they are together in the garden as all honeysuckle and roses should be!

Happy Tuesday ! 🙂

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