More Pictures of my Yard this spring...

sann777April 18, 2012

My azaleas in front yard.

This bed in backyard full of daffodils, iris, daylilies, spanish bluebells, tiger lilies and phlox.

a clematis in front yard

Thanks Sarah

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jean_ar(z8 Ar)

wow, I love that clematis.Do you have the name of it ?

    Bookmark   April 18, 2012 at 9:51PM
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Waitforspring(6 MA)

Your yard looks great. That is a gorgeous clematis !
Val

    Bookmark   April 18, 2012 at 9:55PM
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sann777

Jean I will see if that clematis still has a name under it. I will let you know if I can find one. Sarah

    Bookmark   April 19, 2012 at 1:01AM
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organic_kitten(8)

Sweet essence of spring, Sarah. Love the azaleas! I would like to know the clematis too if possible.
kay

    Bookmark   April 19, 2012 at 8:05AM
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houstmag

Wow ! you sure have a beautiful garden, I especially like the azalea's
Linda

    Bookmark   April 19, 2012 at 8:10AM
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anniegolden(z7a)

Very pretty. The woods behind form a great background for your garden. Do formosa azaleas grow in your area?
Christine

    Bookmark   April 19, 2012 at 9:02AM
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sann777

Anniegolden: I have seen the Formosa Azaleas in Nurserys around here, but to my knowledge I don't have any. I have a lot of Coral Bells (coral pink with a bloom within a bloom) with small leaves They look solid pink when they bloom. I have some Pink Ruffles with the bigger flowers and leaves. Gerard L Tabor is one of my favorite ones. My white ones are prob. Delaware White and Snow. I planted most of them 30 or more years ago. I lost a few last summer due to drought.

Jean, I went out this morning and looked for a tag on that clematis. I bought about 3 at the end of the season a few years ago. Then a dog or varmint ran thru my trelice and pulled everthing including the three clematises out into the yard. When I got them put back I think I only had two that lived. Believe you me, I got some stakes and staked that trelice in the ground.
The tag I can barely remember was a French sounding name. I think it was "Ville de Lyon" It is the right color, but mine has more white coming out from center. The tag I found today says Clematis viticella Polish Spirit which the tag describes as Deep Purple (blooms June - Sept.) I think it is closer in color to Ville de Lyon. Checkout Brushwoods Nursery on the Web. A nursery lady told me they are a great source. Sarah Ann

    Bookmark   April 19, 2012 at 1:39PM
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newyorkrita(z6b/7a LI NY)

So beautiful, I always love your yard in the spring.

    Bookmark   April 19, 2012 at 2:24PM
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