Friday, January 13, 2012

Quote for the weekend


"Every gardener knows that


under the cloak of winter lies a miracle."









12 comments:

  1. Hi i am new here, happy new year! Do you know the name of this flower, it is amazingly beautiful with those so many colors in itself.

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  2. Welcome Andrea :-)
    This is a Bromeliad flower, the name is Billbergia nutans var. nutans

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  3. Oh my that's a beautiful bloom. Certainly one that I could never grow in my gardens... so nice to see it in yours. Thank you for visiting me!

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  4. Carolyn, you are right, this bromeliad you would have to keep as a house plant ;)

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  5. I love the quote, but the bloom steals the show!

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  6. Thanks :) I love the Queen's Tears, one of my all time favorite flowers.

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  7. What an extraordinary flower! Beautiful!

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  8. oh! is that really REAL? did you take this photo???? FABulous!

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  9. Thanks yes, this one carries its name 'Queen's Tears' well. Small but very beautiful flowers.

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  10. Yes Beth, it is really a real flower :-)
    and yes, I snapped that picture, with my simple point-and-shoot Canon Powershot SX200 IS

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