FOTD: Lilacs!

Oh, how gloriously beautiful and fragrant are the lilacs blooming in the spring! I remember taking a May walk once when my son was in elementary school. He had allergies which caused asthma. While I was walking, I came across a blooming lilac bush, its fragrance wafting halfway down the block. I remember thinking that […]

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FOTD: Anemone

This daisy-like flower, according to my PlantSnap app, is called anemone baldensis. It blooms in April and early May. View more flowers at Cee’s FOTD 5/20/19.    

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FOTD: Cushion Spurge

My garden is really flowering now! I have white flowers, red, yellow, and pink tulips, and bright yellow cushion spurge. And here’s my garden from the deck: Go to Cee’s FOTD 5/18/19 for more beautiful blooms!

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FOTD: Tulip

I’ve been having trouble with my Internet connection so I haven’t been able to participate lately in Cee’s FOTD. Here, finally, is my flower of the day, a tulip in my neighbor’s garden. Posted for Cee’s FOTD 5/15/19.

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FOTD: Checkered Lily

I had never seen one of these before and I was fascinated by the interesting color pattern. I used the”Snap” app on my phone to find out what it was. Its scientific name is fritillaria meleagris¬† and it is a member of the lily family. It is native to northern Europe, growing in grasslands in […]

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