Fall is peeking around the corner, showing us the signs of things to come with gently coloring leaves and rainy days. But until then, we enjoy the greens of summer lingering on…

Gunnera manicata, a native of Brazil, has grown to 6 feet in height, each leaf almost 2 feet across. They love sinking their wet toes into the boggiest part of our garden.


Yvonne is a freelance writer, photographer, dedicated foodie, and gardening plantaholic. Travel is her passion and addiction. She writes fiction in romantic suspense and psychological thrillers, coaches creatives about their businesses and their books, and studies human behavior and the natural world as a nerdy lifelong learner.

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