Tag Archives: Garden flowers

Lily pattern

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September 11, 2016 · 8:15 am

Hydrangea

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September 5, 2016 · 8:00 am

Around the garden yesterday (8)

 

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‘Californian poppy’ (Eschscholzia californica)

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June 27, 2016 · 8:00 am

Around the garden yesterday (2)

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Around the garden yesterday …..

diascia (1 of 1) copy

 

honeysuckle (1 of 1) copy

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Poppy days are here again. Thank you.

Today is the fourth anniversary of this blog and I would like to thank all who have visited the site and, particularly, those who have ‘stayed the course’ and passed comment.  Your support is valuable and is truly appreciated.

I am marking the occasion by re-publishing below  the very first post.  Unsurprisingly, at the time it was scarcely noticed –  just a handful of views and no ‘likes’.  Here you have it.

‘May is the month when the poppy brings a vibrant splash of colour to the garden.  Often, overnight, the furry green protective shell of the bud explodes, exposing the tissue-like petals of the new flower.  Backlit by the afternoon sun, the petals produce a palette of shades ranging from yellow to deep red.

 

 

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