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Trip to Chapel Hill Part II

Posted by alicia7b z7b/8aNC (My Page) on
Fri, Apr 25, 08 at 23:12

We made a last minute trip to Chapel Hill yesterday.

From the Coker Arboretum.
Look at the size of this beautybush.

Alabama azalea

Japanese Roof Iris and Eastern Columbine


From the NC Botanical Garden.
Native Fringe Tree

Hops



Native viburnum, Arrowwood

Southern Wood Fern

Baptisia alba

Spanish Lavender

Espalied apple tree

Dianthus "Greystone"


Lady Banks roses

Creeping thyme




Rosa rugosa rubra

Lily of the Valley

Opium poppy

Wild geranium

Native Jacob's Ladder



White Dwarf Crested Iris

Pinxterflower or Piedmont azalea

Baptisia australis

Buckeye

Rosebay





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RE: Trip to Chapel Hill Part II

Alicia,
Great pictures! I, who am stuck with dial-up, appriciate the thumbnail pictures. When they are full sized my computer gives up after opening only two, but this thread downloaded, completely, in seconds with no problem. Great shot of the thyme.
---Keith


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RE: Trip to Chapel Hill Part II

Thank you Keith. I am glad you can see the pictures! :)


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I still haven't made it by there for the gardens. I love seeing the photos. Between Boston last week, a trip to BB this week (followed by planting), having a cold, guests tonight and leaving for France on Wednesday....I have NO extra time!

Your photos are beautiful and the thumbnails are working well.

Take care,
Cameron


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RE: Trip to Chapel Hill Part II

Beautiful pictures! Thanks and also for the identification. That is great. They certainly are ahead of my yard here an hour north of Charlotte. I appreciate your efforts. Nancy


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Thank you Cameron and Nancy. Cameron we should try to get together sometime to see the gardens.


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sounds like a good idea....after May 18th! :-)


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