Every March and November respectively our countryside explodes with colour when pretty pink and white cosmos flowers bloom in late summer. They grow easily in the soil at the side of the roads disturbed by the road scrapers widening the verges. Read more in Hedgie’s Nature Journal, my friend Maree Clarkson’s blog. ART: Oil Oil on a small blocked canvas. (8 × 13 cm.) I painted two of them…..an ideal gift for a friend. FEATURED in Just Fun 3 April 2013. FEATURED in African Art and Photography 7 April 2013. FEATURED in A Place to start 15 April 2013. One of the TOP TEN in a challenge in AFRIKAANS 24 May 2013. FEATURED in A Positive Image 17 May 2016.