GBBD 7/15/14

Garden Bloggers Bloom Day

You can never have too many flowers.

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I love sunflowers.

So do the birds and the squirrels. The sunflower-seed-loving  gold finches are here.

IMG_0056While practically standing on my head, I took this picture. The yard is exploding in lilies. I didn’t know I had taken a selfie and until I saw me attempting to photograph this lovely orange lily after a rain.

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Thousands of unusual orange daylilies.

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I have a gazillion of these double daylilies. Their name is a mystery, I haven’t a clue. If you know, please educate me. I’ve looked and looked.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Yucca Plant in bloom above.

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Bachelor buttons and nicotina (L) and Coleus (R)

 

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Did I mention the food garden is blooming and blooming? This Green Tiger zucchini plant is huge, about 4′ tall.

 

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Radish seed (L)  from the white icicle radish that is blooming non stop. (R)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lavender flowers of Little Prince container eggplant from Renee’s Garden

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If I didn’t eat eggplant, I would still grow it because of the flowers.

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There are many more flowers in the yard and gardens that I would love to share. But I think I better go out and pick the zucchini while it is still small enough to carry.

Get ideas about eggplants on my Pin:  Ratatouille, or loads of garden vegetables ready now.  and zucchini on my Pinterest sites.

The Tomato Pages here,  on Oh Grow Up!

 

“We can have flowers nearly every month of the year.” ~ Elizabeth Lawrence.

Carol at May Dreams Gardens started Garden Bloggers Bloom Day. What’s blooming in your garden? Share with other garden bloggers on the 15th of each month. Leave a link in Mr. Linky and the comments of May Dreams Gardens.

 Thank you for visitiing my blog: Oh Grow Up!

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