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Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Skylands: Things That Were Blooming


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Yesterday I showed you things that were not yet blooming, so today I will show you what I saw that was blooming. This magnolia was superb! Grab a seat on the bench and drink it in!

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These sweet little lavender-blue flowers that were dwarfed by the large tree they were growing under. I thought the light was interesting (and tricky) in this photo; part shade, part sun.

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Gee, surprise, surprise — a daffodil. It was the only one of its kind blooming and it was just outside of the designated flower bed like it had escaped confinement. You go daff!

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Mayapple. Love its freckled face!

 

Comments:

My favorite photo is the 3rd. Looks like a fairy land. I like the sun and shadow.

I know this is asking a lot, but I would absolutely love a copy (sometime) of those blue flowers with the sun and shade at the base of the tree. I would frame it for our bedroom. So relaxing and magical. Rick is right.

Thanks, hon!

Bigsis, it’s not asking a lot at all. I’d be happy to use our Canon printer and make you a frameable copy! Glad you liked it! Thanks for the compliment.

I agree that it looks like a fairy land…you can almost see the door to some magical place right in the shadow of that tree root.  It’s a lovely shot (as are all of them!)

Love that shot of the lavender flowers at the base of the tree.  Great crop!

Such a beautiful taste of spring!  Love your magnolia shots!

Susan, I think there was a tiny door at the base of the tree come to think of it ... Thank you!

Kathy, thanks!

Connie, thank you and thanks for stopping by!

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