By: Kim Charles

Bimala T. Lima from Hopkinton, Massachusetts has recently discovered a new passion--gardening!

"My dream of gardening finally came true when we bought a house in Hopkinton, MA. I am originally from the mountains of Nepal, where my parents used to farm to survive. I couldn't believe I had a passion for gardening, until I began in May 2013. When we first bought this house it was full of poison Ivy and all types of invasive plants. I have cleared most of the land and started flower and vegetable beds. This year, I built the backyard waterfall--a very important project for me. My little sister was getting married, so I had to rush everything. Thankfully, everything came out great. Hopefully my gardening will inspire somone. I have had few garden parties this year....everyone was happy to visit my garden."

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