FOTD: More Red

In keeping with Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week, I decided to post some red flowers this week too! I saw these at Mariano’s earlier this week. More beautiful flowers at Cee’s Flower of the Day, 9/13/18.

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FOTD: Tulips

I’ve been watching my tulip plants, which are spread all over my garden and along the fence next to the neighbor’s yard, push up out of the ground. The leaves are getting quite large now, but it will still be awhile before they bloom. (If it would stop snowing in the middle of April, they […]

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FOTD: Colorful Bouquets

While waiting for neighborhood gardens to bloom, I like to linger in the flower departments of supermarkets. All of them have plentiful beautiful bouquets for sale! Since I have been to several supermarkets lately, I’m not sure which one these are from – either Meijer or Costco. Cee’s Flower of the Day, 4/5/18

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FOTD: Easter Lily

Happy Easter! For Cee’s Flower of the Day, I am posting Easter lilies that were for sale at Mariano’s in Chicago. I have not had Easter lilies in my house since we got a cat a few years ago – lilies are toxic for cats. However, I always admire them at church and elsewhere around […]

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FOTD: Pussy Willows

Pussy willows aren’t exactly flowers, but I really love them! They remind me of my childhood – when I was a kid, my friends and I used to play in a woods behind our house. Beyond the woods, down a steep hill, was an old railroad track that was being taken over by nature due […]

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FOTD: Orchid

This orchid (in its natural color, I assume!) was on sale in the same store as the blue ones I posted the other day. Cee’s Flower of the Day, 3/22/18

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FOTD: Blue Orchids

These blue orchids were for sale at a local supermarket. I had never seen orchids this color and I’m still not sure if this color is natural. Does anyone know? Cee’s Flower of the Day, 3/20/18

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