Thursday, May 16, 2013

Tales from the Meadow

Wayfarer Cottages shares Tales from the Meadow

Did you know that milkweed has the sweetest, most delicate scent?
I did not until one of our guests told me so.
And then I could smell it everywhere.
But especially in and all around cottage 4, a.k.a. The Bluebird
because we have a whole bunch of that lovely weed planted directly 
under some of the bathroom window.


If anyone could turn that into a fragrance, I would buy it by the gallon.
Like an addict I make myself walk by these stands of milkweed as often as
possible, when one day I discovered a butterfly feasting on the delicious, little flowers…


This article with beautiful photos is brought to you by Iris at Wayfarer Cottages in Frankfort Michigan

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