more purple

why change colors when nature is on a roll ?  it is winter.   next flower please !  something round.  something ruffled.  something purple.  i had better stop before i drift into the opening for a Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.  well a blooming thing happened on the way to the garden.  here is one for a cold winter night.  Deepwater Horizon.  three images…

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a rose of a different color

this rose has no thorns.  and i will withhold any other predictions.  i have not been following roses with thorns of late.  this flower is a daylily called Rose F. Kennedy.  three images…

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low glow

Rococo is a 20 inch 51 cm tall plant with a 4 inch 10 cm bloom.  a glowing lemon yellow spider.  a very sweet plant to see on a cold night when winter says february is still mine.  yesterday it was 77 degrees fahrenheit.  today is 28.  brrrr.   three images…

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too

too radiant.  too much Radiant Moonbeam.  with a little bit of Keene in the other corner.  and some yellow from Rococo in the opposite corner.  three images…

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intriguing

not perfect.  not ideal.  not without a few rough spots.  still intriguing.  and it just might be me crowding things planting way too close to the neighboring plants.  Sally Sue.  three images…

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is that data

stored digital, binary, or bloomanary ?  some of us derive a perverse pleasure confounding the dictionary.   three images and a perverse smile…

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