Judy Showen
Judy Showen
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  • Lincoln, NE

Mixing the Old, With the New


Spring has always been my favorite season - everything is new. I like to mix my love of antiques with my flower beds, old and new.
garden decoration outdoor backyard, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
garden decoration outdoor backyard, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
garden decoration outdoor backyard, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
garden decoration outdoor backyard, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
The past couple of years, I've added a few gnome and fairy garden areas...just to add interest.
garden decoration outdoor backyard, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
The white Annabelle Hydrangea is a start from my Great Grandmother's plant from over 100 years ago. I also have a concrete garden duck that was hers.
garden decoration outdoor backyard, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
garden decoration outdoor backyard, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
garden decoration outdoor backyard, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
My son has picked up items (the dump truck) at auctions for me.
garden decoration outdoor backyard, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
The slate sign on the old wheelbarrow, is from a dear cyber friend.
garden decoration outdoor backyard, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
garden decoration outdoor backyard, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
Some of my decorations have sentimental value - this red pump was my Dad's.
garden decoration outdoor backyard, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
garden decoration outdoor backyard, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
The park bench is from a dear friend of my husbands.
garden decoration outdoor backyard, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
garden decoration outdoor backyard, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
The Easter lily was a gift from my 93 yr old Mom 2 years ago.

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  • Carolyn Bruner
    on May 20, 2015

    Simply Beautiful. All the sentimental touches make it even more special. A lot of Love and care went into your garden.thank you for sharing.

  • Ardale
    on Jun 17, 2017

    You have such a talent for creating one of the most beautiful and unique flower gardens I've seen in a long time! Love all your cute little decorations and like you I too have things that bring wonderful memories of my friends and loved ones flooding back to me each time I see them. Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful gardens with us!
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