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May's Darby Days

Posted by boxofrox z8 PNW (My Page) on
Fri, May 30, 14 at 8:00

Here's a few more phone shots of Darby and friends, thanks for looking and hope you enjoy................

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Westerland

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New Dawn

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w/ Don Juan

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America

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New Bouquet

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RE: May's Darby Days

All of them lovely. I enjoy,enjoy........


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beautiful!!


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A few more whilst I watered...............

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LD Braithwaite

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Ninebark

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Honeysuckle

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Flutterbye

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Gertrude Jekyll

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Sheila's Perfume

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Kalmia

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Lovely capture of Sheila's Perfume. If only New Dawn would retain some color here. Phooey.

L D Braithwaite looks splendid with Don Juan in bouquet.


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  • Posted by jim1961 6a Central Pa. (My Page) on
    Sat, May 31, 14 at 12:55

Darby and friends looking good Boxo!
You have a real knack for putting those bouquets together...


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Magnificent!


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Thanks guys :-)

No Braithwaite in the bouquet....most of the reds are The Dark Lady with a few Don Juans. New Dawn is kinda the same here. I'm experimenting with it on a wall with Don Juan and America. This is only year two so jury's still out.

I cut em in a bucket and then stuff em in a vase.....quite scientific if I do say so myself ;-) Usually it's more about support on the bottom tier and then about arranging with color in mind. Every one is extremely odiferous for sure though.


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  • Posted by jim1961 6a Central Pa. (My Page) on
    Sat, May 31, 14 at 15:49

Well then Boxo you have a knack for stuffing...lol ;-)


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GASP!!!
Your Abes surpass all the other Abe pictures you've posted. Superb!!!!

Is that Paradise in the one vase?

I've never seen honeysuckle before. How pretty!!! Now I'll know what honeysuckle smells like if my New Zealand ever gets scent.

Gorgeous Boxo!!
Carol


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Abe blooms amaze me Carol. I don't spray because I'm not convinced of the toll on bees but whatever warts the foliage may or may not have is inconsequential in comparison......IMOwnVHO. Others may beg to differ but...................

I'm not sure on that rose, when I need a few to stuff a bouquet I steal that one from my neighbor because his girls all have allergies :-)


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Simply beautiful!!!!


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Very pretty blooms and bouquet.


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  • Posted by seil z6b MI (My Page) on
    Sat, Jun 7, 14 at 21:13

They're all gorgeous, of course, but that bouquet is breathtaking!


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