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Friday, April 24, 2009

Flowers for Friday: Orange You Glad It's Friday!

Orange tulips in bloom.

Daffodil with an orange center.

View of one section of our flower beds.
There's a creek behind the trees in the upper right.

First look at the hostas which frame our stone walkway.


Mog said...

Very lovely. I think the usual name for the orange centred one is narcissus. Though of course a daffodil is a narcissus....

Thanks for posting, I'll get some flowers soon!

Deb Ann and Hannah said...

Sooo lovely!!!

I fell in love with your pictures!!

Yes, I'm glad it's Friday, so I can sleep in the morning (Saturday)

ms toast burner said...

"Orange you glad..."

Grooooooooan! ;-)

Nice flowers though!

Sara Chapman in Seattle said...

The two middle shots really speak to me. And I so enjoyed the tale of your learning to hear again. Thanks for such an interesting story. And for visiting my blog last week, too!

SpeakUp Librarian said...

Hi Mog,
I didn't know that a daffodil is a narcissus. I have heard daffodils called jonquils.
Looking forward to seeing your pictures!

SpeakUp Librarian said...

Thank you, Sara Chapman. I find the photos on your blog very inspiring. Mine are taken with a cellphone for now. I'd love to get a digital camera.

SpeakUp Librarian said...

Thanks, Deb Ann, Hannah, and Ms. Toast Burner. Glad you liked my flower shots.