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Saturday, 19 July 2008

A Few Flowers










18 comments:

cindee said...

Beautiful pictures(-:

garden girl said...

Gorgeous Joy! I'm still waiting for the coneflower buds to open here. I'm glad they bloom with so little sun, but it takes them much longer to bloom. Is the fourth photo a Joe Pye weed?

chey said...

Great flower shots! I really like the white coneflower with the green center. Neat!

Brenda Kula said...

Every single year I say I'm going to plant coneflowers...and I still haven't! Yours are so pretty!
Brenda

Eve said...

Just dropped by from another blog...Cindee's I think...I love your cats and your flowers. You are my kind of blogger.

Gail said...

Lovely flowers...I think we have similar flower taste! Joy, our photos are very nice, crisp and clear...colors spot on! Gail

Katarina i Kullavik said...

Pretty, pretty, pretty! Words are unnecessary.
/Katarina

Nancy J. Bond said...

All lovely. :)

GardenJoy4Me said...

Thanks Nancy !

Thanks Katarina : )

Gail .. just lucky with a few of them : )

Eve ... thank you for dropping by girl ! : ) I love your picture ; )

Brenda .. just DO it girl .. you will be happy you did .. LOL

Chey .. it almost glows eh ? .. the garden can make its own special affects LOL

Hi there Garden Girl .. YES ! I have a big gorgeous Joe Pye ... and it has set flower heads .. now we just wait for them to bloom !
I pinched them back at different levels so they will look more interesting than one straight row of flowers ?

Thanks Cindee .. late summer and Autumn are my favorite times .. well, Autumn more so for cooler temps ? LOL

Gail said...

Joy,

That was supposed top be yoir photos not our photos! Your photos are lovely!

Gail

Amy said...

Love these photos! I think my coneflower just might flower this year after all. They're putting up some tall, thick stalks now from the base of the plants.

WiseAcre said...

So you have a goose neck to go with your goats beard :)

I stuck out my goose neck today so you can visit anytime and call me a conehead.

GardenJoy4Me said...

Dear Mr. WiseA** .. Gooseneck eh ? hum .. split personality all over the place with so many different names to keep up with I see ! I'm a coming ! haha

Amy I'm sure you are going to have some wonderful cone flowers with stalks good and strong ! Take Pictures !!

Ok Gail ... what exactly have you been putting in that tea you have been drinking girl ? hehehehe

Rose said...

Gorgeous photos, Joy! Is that a yellow coneflower in the third photo? I can see why you like your "Karly Rose."
Glad to hear the raccoon tale had a happy ending:)

GardenJoy4Me said...

Hellooooo there Rose !
Thank you ! ..Yes .. Big Sky series "Sunrise" and I also have "Harvest Moon" .. we have had so much rain compared to other years things are in a bit of a mess .. drenched and falling down .. I didn't have enough plant supports some how .. I thought I have loads ! Yikes !
Yes .. I love my Karly ROSE girl ! haha
Thanks for stopping by

Joanne said...

Hey Joy, Just stopped by to take a look at the flowers! They're so pretty, and really, they seem to have a personality all their own, don't they? Haven't bought our new ornamental grass yet - MUCH too hot to be in nurseries this weekend. Hopefully soon!
Joanne

Anonymous said...

As always, love looking at your flowers! Thanks for sharing.
Rose

GardenJoy4Me said...

Hi Rose thanks ! .. Hope Honey is feeling better : )

Hi Joanne .. Thank you ! .. hey I don't blame you .. I'm supposed to be 'repairing" my front garden from all the stomping with the ladder and raccoon escapade .. it keeps raining here .. ugh ! hot and humid .... blahhhh ! haha