Monthly Archives: July 2009

Kaikoura Ranges

July 13, 2009
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In John’s second photo there appears to be a face outlined by the Kaikoura ranges. I suspect the nose on the face is Taupuanuku, the mountain on which Ed Hillary…

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arapawa

More of the beautiful sunsets we enjoy on the Kapiti  coast .   In the photo with the golfer on the beach, taken from Paraparaumu beach, the South island is…

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Arapawa

Arapawa , my Maori place  names book tells me, should correctly be  Arapaoa  with two possible translations. The most probable is Ara  [  meaning  Pathway  ]  and  paoa  [Usually  smoke …

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arapawa

Hi  Daffnetters, Still  rather quiet on daffnet ;  –  an excuse  to show a little more of our beautiful country  —  with daffodil associations .   Some of the first…

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H W T

Last for the evening. Back to my seedling patch  —  5 year olds that were  4 years in seedling tray  and having first taste of real earth. I,m sure they…

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taz

This was a little different ,  a Sol  D,Or  seedling  that had quite a Div  5  Triandrus  appearance. Flowers very definitely  pendent, not an overful head , certainly not cluttered…

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