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I’ve been watching a certain Fairy Door now for several years. I was reminded of it when I saw some recent postings about the challenge, so, camera in hand I went down to visit.

Alas, the dog got there first.

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FAIRY – NO MORE

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-- jroot ....... Southern Ontario .......... grow zone 5A ...................."Gardening is an exercise in optimism." ....... . . Author Unknown



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jroot

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hardiness zone 5a

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Greenthumb

2287 posts in 2392 days

posted 901 days ago

Hobbit Door in Ontario

and JRoot……….nice pic, poor fairy

-- just one more rock, and the garden is done ; )

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MsDebbieP

14672 posts in 2572 days
hardiness zone 5b

posted 901 days ago

oh dear …

Now we know what the pooches are digging at .. and I thought it was rabbits!

-- - Debbie, SW Ontario Canada (USDA Hardiness Zone: 5a)

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Radicalfarmergal

4296 posts in 1835 days
hardiness zone 5b

posted 898 days ago

I agree with Greenthumb, poor fairy! Nice hobbit door too.

-- "...I have nothing against authorities as such; I am only in favor of putting a question mark after just about everything they say." Ruth Stout

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justjoel

1058 posts in 1953 days
hardiness zone 7a

posted 898 days ago

I bet the fairies are used to dealling with curious pups – they’ll be fine, not to worry.

-- "We are stardust. We are golden. And we've got to get ourselves back to the garden." Joni Mitchell

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jroot

5047 posts in 2202 days
hardiness zone 5a

posted 880 days ago

I think you are right, justjoel. They must be.

Just today, I was shovelling the walk after “the storm that wasn’t” and decided to go down to the bush to see how things were going down there. I saw that the fairies seemed to have survived, but built up some sort of barricade in front of their entrance. They seemed to be out and about today, based on the trampling of the snow. Even more remarkably, they also seemed to have cast a freezing spell on the pup, and moved him out of their way by a few inches. Remarkable critters, they are, for sure.

-- jroot ....... Southern Ontario .......... grow zone 5A ...................."Gardening is an exercise in optimism." ....... . . Author Unknown

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justjoel

1058 posts in 1953 days
hardiness zone 7a

posted 880 days ago

Hope the little guy doesn’t freeze his tail off.

-- "We are stardust. We are golden. And we've got to get ourselves back to the garden." Joni Mitchell

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Harold and Pam

253 posts in 1647 days
hardiness zone 10b

posted 880 days ago

Funny Joel!

-- Pam grows 'em - I cook 'em...... Melbourne, Fl

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