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June 23, 2016


Karren Haller

Gosh I love all of your plants and containers,the bunny is cute too!!
Thank you for sharing on Friday Features this week! Hope you have a great weekend!

MaryJo Materazo

thanks karren! the bunny is actually from my kids' nursery years ago. now it hangs out outside except around easter time. thanks for hosting every week! xo- mj


Mary Jo, I'm so happy to find this post. Your blog is really pretty. I love that you use different containers in your gardening. Makes things really interesting.

We are having a garden linky party today and I'd love for you to join us.


MaryJo Materazo

thanks for stopping by stacey & leaving your sweet comment. i'll head over to your party now. xo- maryjo


Loving how you used an old oil can for a planter!

MaryJo Materazo

thanks christine. they're are SO many everyday things we can use as a planting container and i love the hint of the unexpected. xo- mj

Joanne E Boulter

Thank you Mary Jo for sharing your lovely container garden with us at SYC! I will be featuring it this thursday! xx Jo

Jann Olson

Beautiful Mary Jo! I too love using unusual containers for gardening. I have a tin that matches your bread box. I have a planted bread box out on my porch. Thanks for sharing with the garden party.


I have had so much fun pinning-these are wonderful flowers in wonderful containers!
So glad that you shared this with us at the garden party!

MaryJo Materazo

thanks jo! you totally made my day! i'll see you over there on thursday. xo- mj

MaryJo Materazo

thanks jann! great minds think alike ; ). xo- mj

MaryJo Materazo

thanks for your sweet comments jemma & thank you for hosting such a fun party. xo- mj

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