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Walking around our city, I have discovered beautiful “hidden treasures”, right in our own midst!

Here is the first in a series: Earthrise Garden Store/Florist Shop on West Fourth Avenue, at Bayswater Street.

Red Roses

Red Roses

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Vase in Earthrise shop

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Eclectic selection

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Entrance to the Earthrise “Nursery”, behind shop

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Old treasures

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Garden Angel

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Under the Begonias

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Reaching for the sky

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Vancouver Banana Tree

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Sunlight and Shadows

Today’s quotation:

A happy life must be to a great extent a quiet life, for it is only in an atmosphere of quiet that true joy can live.

-Bertrand Russell

 ***Sadly, as of 2017, this shop is now closed. We will miss it!

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