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Oh Alexia, your spring garden is heavenly! You really captured their beauty....I truly am a fan of spring!
Thank you Karen - how could anyone not love spring?:)
We share many of the same plants it seems. I love that apricot iris. Mine seem to be mostly darker, though I do love the burgundy one.Thank you for this peek into your world. I loved it.
Thanks EC. The apricot one is lovely, but doesn't survive spring winds very well.
Love the apricot Iris. We have some uninspiring purple ones which withdrew their flowers last year, some protest we assumed.
Cheers Kiwi. My preferred irises are the Japanese ones, but in a rented garden, you take what you get :)
SPRING!! i LOVE the old roses on the old fence!!weigela? never heard of that one...but what a bush!! so overloaded with flowers...it's beautiful!!! like it's exploding!! love that too!!where i am...we still have flowers blooming...it's not gotten cold enough yet to turn the leaves...i hope it does soon though!!well, you have a good week Alexia!
PS- forgot to say, i really like your header!!
Aww thanks laura - I've already been over and congratulated you on your new arrival. Such a sweet little face!!
PS. this is one of the necest weigelas I've seen - they can get pretty leggy and straggly. There's a plain pink and a dark pink available, but I like this variegated one.
it's really beautiful...think i'll have to google it and see if they can be grown here!!
Ahhh, spring. Everything's going into hibernation here, but at least I get to enjoy it vicariously through your pictures.
Thank you Max. I loved your travelling kid pics!
Very pretty, Alexia.Here, winter is finally making rumbling noises...I think we're getting snow Tuesday night.~
Snow! gosh I don't like the sound of that. Keep warm, thunder:)
I think that Iris is smiling at the camera. (Unfortunately, it has sort of an Audrey II expression.) :D
Audrey II - poor innocent little iris ...
I believe I could sit in your garden and enjoy the ambience with little trouble or effort at all!Beautiful photos of beautiful blooms!
I hope you don't mind, Alexia...but I've added your blog to my list of blogs that I read...I've over here...across the ditch...in the Land of Oz! :)
Welcome, Lee! Thank you for visiting, and for your kind comments.
oh my goodness your photos are like a breath of fresh air! the flowers are just beautiful and hopeful.. all we see here in the northeast USA is the destruction from Sandy....I am your newest follower..pls follow back if you can.
Thank you for your kind comments, momof8 (goodness, you must be busy!)
It's great when you leave a note!