this ballerina in her tutu dancing on my Almond tree.
when she saw me, she blushed rosy red, was she
pleased, was she embarrassed? Who can tell....
Meanwhile, Viburnum burkwoodii was out in all her
glory exuding perfume all around.
Not to be outdone, the first branch of my Orchid had
opened and the whole shadehouse was bathed in scent.
Shy 'Claire Matin' coyly turned her head as I lifted
Further down the garden path the Crabapple was
reaching for the sky,
here it is again in all its perfumed delight, Malus
floribunda, shading the grass that perhaps I should
have weeded out. On the other hand, the grass is
still green and green is good.
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Arija they are so beautiful, and I could smell them from here.ReplyDelete
Love Renee xoxo
Beautiful shots of exquisite flowers and tree.ReplyDelete
Thanks for today's dose of floral delight. :)ReplyDelete
Dear, excellent shoots..congrats.ReplyDelete
Have a nice weekend
I was travelling last weekend
Gorgeous flowers.The Crab Apple reaching for the sky is definetely my favorite.ReplyDelete
Isn't spring the most beautiful time in the year?ReplyDelete
Flowers are blooming and new leaves are emerging every day.
Beautiful pictures and flowers.
Arija your head must be spinning with all these delightful sights and smells. I'm so glad you have blooms around you.ReplyDelete
Your flowers and descriptions are delightful. Always a pleasure to visit here. Thank you for sharing them.ReplyDelete
Gorgeous photos! Love the colors!ReplyDelete
Beautiful pictures of beautiful flowers. I only wish there was some way for you to post the fragrance. I really like your photo of the crab apple branch against the sky.ReplyDelete
Wonderful pictures with great poetry and nice information! The flowers look so alive I can almost smell them in my living room!!ReplyDelete
At first I wondered at the crabapple blooms, but it's spring where you are! So many lovely colors.ReplyDelete
Hi Arija. These are so gorgeous!ReplyDelete
Have a nice week ahead.
ooooh,...definitely beautiful! Looks like you are enjoying a wonderful spring.ReplyDelete
Fantastic series of photos full of beautiful and lovely photos. The photo I especially love is the one with the branch full of lovely pink blossoms against blue sky. Thanks for sharing this beauty with us.ReplyDelete
I just loved visiting your garden and all its occupants!ReplyDelete
These are so very lovely.
All your flowers are so exquisite! I hope you had better weather this year than last year. Our summer is almost over, but still, the weather is reasonably warm and dry.Thanks Arija, for your visit and kind comment.ReplyDelete
The apple blossoms are especially ravishing. Beautiful!ReplyDelete
I feel I could almost smell the blooms... it's a grey overcast day today here in Hyde Cheshire... your pictures have helped to brighten my morning.ReplyDelete
Je découvre votre blog en lisant votre commentaire sur le blog de CES .ReplyDelete
J'aime beaucoup vos photos , leur lumière .
Oh my your staring ladies are putting on a beautiful show..their frills are exquisite!Lovely images..such an exciting time of year for you Arija!ReplyDelete
I don't know what I enjoy more. The flowers or your description. You are absolutely the woman I want to be - beautiful, open and just full of life! I love you. Have fun and be safe. Think of me when see the trees and say "Hi Ces" and I will feel it up here wher I am. Have a good day my dearest friend.ReplyDelete
Oh I see Jean here. I have been blogging with him for three years! He takes great tree images.ReplyDelete
It's a delight to be able to relive spring again through your posts. Your garden is lovely and your flower photos are just beautiful.ReplyDelete
Hi Arija, how are u, dear?ReplyDelete
Beautiful shots, dear.congrats
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Your garden is an absolute delight Arija, I can almost smell all those wonderful perfumes.ReplyDelete