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Tuesday, 10 May 2016

Some Garden Snippets

I have already posted some photos of the flowers out in my garden but can you have too many? I don't think so!
The camellia which I have had for many years has given a really good show this year. It is one of those reds which are quite difficult to capture correctly in a picture.


I have quite a few primroses out.


Some tidier than others.


This double one was a present from my sister last year. The leaves grow close up to the flowers. It is doing well but is rather squashed in amongst other plants.


I was surprised to see this fritillary appear. I don't recall seeing one for some years in the garden.


Then of course there are still tulips. I took this one straight after a hail storm. You can just see the ice on the leaves and the white of the hail stones in the tub behind.


Then after some rain.











4 comments:

  1. Lovely pictures. Glad that the double primrose is doing well!

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  2. Our little show of tulips disappeared way too quickly. These are lovely.

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  3. Your camellia is beautiful. Thankfully with the chill in the air here, our tulips are hanging around (yeah). Double primrose - must look for some.

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    1. I am fond of double primroses. I have a yellow one as well at the moment. They make quite a clump and can live for a long time.

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