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A Small Garden Bursting with Color

Intense color combinations make a big splash

My name is Wema Mojar, and I’ve been gardening now for two years. I currently reside in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. I just want to share my garden pictures. I work hard every morning to water, and now my plants have turned out to be an awesome sight everyday in my backyard.

I hope everyone will enjoy my garden photos.

Bright annuals fill the garden with color. From left to right: a yellow-leaf form of sweet potato vine (Ipomoea batatas), a magenta Petunia hybrid, yellow French marigolds (Tagetes patula), and red geraniums (Pelargonium hybrid).

From another view, the yellow-green foliage of creeping Jenny (Lysimachia nummularia ‘Aurea’, Zones 3–9) is visible spilling out between the annuals. This little creeping plant is often used in annual displays, but it is a perennial and will come back year after year in most climates.

Behind the flowers, lots of vegetables thrive. Chicken-wire supports are a cheap and effective way to keep vegetables such as tomatoes and cucumbers growing up instead of out, making the most of a small garden space.

Magenta flowers and yellow-green foliage make for a brilliant combination that won’t be overlooked.

bell pepper plantBehind the beauty, a healthy crop of bell peppers is on its way.


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  1. Carolyn3134 07/22/2020

    Thank you for this beautiful burst of color!

    1. Wema 07/22/2020

      I am overwhelmed with your comment..Thank you also for liking them!!

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    treasuresmom 07/22/2020

    Nothing like a burst of annual colors to make our summer.

    1. Wema 07/22/2020

      Thank you for enjoying them!

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    simplesue 07/22/2020

    Looking at your garden I would have guessed you lived in Florida!
    So tropical and lush looking!

    1. Wema 07/22/2020

      🙂☺️☺️.. Thank you so much!!

  4. user-7403762 07/22/2020

    Just beautiful...and veggies too! Thanks you for sharing.

    1. Wema 07/22/2020

      I’m so happy it makes you happy!!

  5. btucker9675 07/22/2020

    Those bell peppers are going to be delicious!

    1. Wema 07/22/2020

      Yes, I actually just picked one today! I’m happy for liking them!!

  6. cheryl_c 07/22/2020

    For just being a gardener for two years, you surely have put together some amazing and healthy plants. I'll bet the pollinators love your yard.

    1. Wema 07/22/2020

      Thank you.. yes there’s a lot of butterflies and bees hanging around here!!

  7. Sunshine111 07/22/2020

    I love the vibrant energy of your plantings!

    1. Wema 07/22/2020

      Thank you so much!!

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