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Friday, June 28, 2013

Enchanting Cone Flowers And Holly Hocks

Each morning and evening I take a walk around the yard, with no particular destination in mind I carry the camera hoping to get a few random shots of blooms popping here and there. This time of year like no other the changes are seen daily, from a small patch of green one day to pops of vivid color appearing the next, almost like magic the blooms seem to appear over night.
As the reports came across the news telling us we were under a severe thunderstorm watch I went out to see if could spot any dark clouds moving across the skies, no such luck for this Missouri girl. I did however spot the vivid pink Cone Flowers blowing gently in the wind almost like they were saying hello. I'll let the rest of the pictures speak for themselves.








I hope you enjoyed their beauty as much as I did sharing them with all of you.

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9 comments:

Nancy @ The Headmistress said...

Hollyhocks...my favorite! Everything in your garden is just beautiful, Lynne. Thanks for sharing!

Ginger said...

Your flowers are so pretty and you take great pictures!!

Pat said...

Love the hollyhocks. Happy memories!

marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

Oh my word, your flowers are incredible and that fern is unreal. I cannot grow one for the life of me. Hugs, Marty

Pam@OurAdventuresInHomeImprovement said...

They are beautiful Lynne! My coneflowers are just starting to bloom. I love your hollyhocks too!!

Have a great day.
Pam

Yellow Rose Arbor said...

My grandmother always grew hollyhocks! Since yellow is my favorite color I pinned your yellow ones! Nice memories.

Katherine

Deanna said...

i LOVE your hollyhocks.
LOVE 'em!

we have a few in bloom, standing tall and taking in the hot temps.

yours are beautiful and such a nice colour,
d

Pam said...

Lynne, I love your hollyhocks! I have problems growing them with our heat and humidity. Coneflowers just don't disappoint, do they? I've tried a few new varieties. Love them. too. Your posts are always so enjoyable to read. Happy 4th to you and your hubby, Pam

Wsprsweetly Of Cottages said...

OH MY! What great photo's!! That fern...now I've got the need for another fern! :)