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Saturday, March 09, 2013

Today's and Weekend Flowers: Grace Garden

I took the shots in this post on Wednesday and Friday at Grace Garden.
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Grace Garden is in a city park in Durham, NC.
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When I have to go to the Durham, NC office for work, the parking lot is adjacent to this garden.
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In spite of the wind and cold there were still some pretty spots.
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The helebore (lenten rose) below was bowed but lovely.
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The main blooms were from the various Narcissus varieties.
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Early spring flowers are good at surviving damage.
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They look like they're taking a bow.
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They deserve a bow for brightening the landscape.
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This garden has so many different varieties of Narcissus.
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15 comments:

Anne Payne said...

Very pretty! Daffodils are always so delightful to see, as they mean Spring is just around the corner :)

Rajesh said...

Beautiful garden with lovely flowers.

Gitte H said...

Lovely spring flower pictures.

DeniseinVA said...

Thank you Carver, it is wonderful to see all these beautiful signs of spring. Still waiting here but it won't be long now :)

Liz said...

The flowers are gorgeous!

Yellow Lantana

Gunilla Bäck said...

Wonderful spring flowers. I'm so ready for the snow to be gone and flowers to emerge.

Indrani said...

Lovely! A joy to see them all bloomed!

Karen said...

Wow, spring has sprung there! I am still photographing flowers is a vase!

Self Sagacity said...

Nothing like seeing the flowers blooming is there? It is a great feeling.

Lui said...

I love the last one and they do brighten the landscape!

Cezar and Léia said...

Wonderful Spring signs, the flowers are gorgeous!Great set of images, thanks for sharing!
Léia

lina@womens perspectives said...

Wonderful blooms!

NatureFootstep said...

to me Narcissus means Easter holiday. :)

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

I like it when that 4-letter word that starts with "W" calls you into the office, because it means you share pictures of this lovely garden!

Drooling with envy because..you know why!

Tina´s PicStory said...

in your world spring is on! thanx for sharing with us :)