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Spring Blooms (pic heavy)

Posted by lavendrfem z6 CT (lavendrfem@comcast.net) on
Sun, Jun 3, 12 at 8:08

Here are some pics from my garden -

Stellar Lights Iris (a bit fuzzy)
Stellar Lights Iris

Carolina Moon False Indigo -(the color is somewhere in between)
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Griffin Buck rose "Aunt Honey"
Griffin Buck Aunt Honey

Foxglove
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Foxgloves

One lone poppy in the lawn that I mowed around :) -
Poppy and Knock-outs

Siberian Iris given to me by a gardening friend -
Siberian Iris


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RE: Spring Blooms (pic heavy)

Your garden is quite lovely! It's interesting to see what grows well in other zones, along with the plant choices of other gardeners.

I covet your foxgloves (I finally have a part shade spot and planted a few this year...waiting for blooms).

Thanks for sharing,
Cameron


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RE: Spring Blooms (pic heavy)

Cameron - those are one of my favorites too - Sometimes they reseed and I give them a wide berth! :) I'm reading a book by Celia Thaxter called "An Island Garden." She calls nature a chemist (referring to how things grow in certain counties but not in others). have a great sunday!


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RE: Spring Blooms (pic heavy)

You have lots of height in your garden by using the foxglove,iris, and false indigo. Something I need more of.


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RE: Spring Blooms (pic heavy)

I love your false indigo. What a pretty color it is, that light yellow. Your wood fence is a perfect backdrop for your flowers. Very pretty.
Renee


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