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Saturday, June 22, 2013

Today's Flowers and Weekend Flowers: Later part of June


I need to pull up the saplings that are surrounding my yarrow but I decided to take a picture first in case weeding around it damages the flowers.
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The rudbeckia or black-eyed-susan as we call it below is growing in a pot on my deck.
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The petunias below are growing in a pot in front of an office building.
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I zoomed in on the magnolia bloom high up in a tree.
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The gardenia below is much smaller than the magnolia blossom but they look similar in these shots.
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I like the way mimosa blooms look like pin cushions.
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The mimosa trees in my yard are all volunteers.
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The coriopsis is getting a little raggedy looking.
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I think the next gardenia blossom looks like it has rabbit ears.
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Last is one more mimosa shot.
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12 comments:

Gunilla Bäck said...

Gorgeous flowers! Have a lovely weekend.

Karen said...

Oh Carver, wonderful flowers in your garden! The mimosa is exquisite!

Randi said...

You live in a Paradise, Carver! I wish I could see your garden IRL!!! Your photos are so beautiful!
I wish you a lovely weekend!

DeniseinVA said...

Hi Carver, thank you for such a lovely variety. Thank you also for being our Guest Friend at Today's Flowers :) Your photos always bring a smile.

Wishing you a happy day,
Denise
Today’s Flowers
An English Girl Rambles


Judy said...

I love that curling petal of the rudbeckia! I thought the blossom on Today's Flowers was a magnolia, but I was not sure - it is so lovely with the dark leaves!!! And the delicate yarrow!!! You have so many beautiful blossoms!!!

Sara Chapman in Seattle USA said...

Great peek into your garden. I think the mimosa pincushion is my fave. Nice shots on TF, too! I do envy you the gardenias.

Rajesh said...

Very lovely flowers.

Laura said...

exquisite carver... the details of the mimosa would be perfect to share with I Heart Macro!

ⒻⓁⓄ-❀ said...

so beautifull flowers,
my favorit.........mimose
so great........

greetings vom flo

Míriam Luiza said...

Lindas flores! Algumas me são familiares!

Donna@Gardens Eye View said...

Those flowers are lovely and that petunia looks very familiar :)

Pat's Addition said...

The gardenia...wow. Check the blog Pigtown Design. Meg has kept a gardenia plant growing for YEARS!