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


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.

Fra frø til blomst 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

Unknown 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!

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 know why!

Tina´s PicStory said...

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