Friday, October 30, 2009

Last of the summer flowers




The faded hydrangea head still manages to look glamorous in her autumn colours.
A bit like me?

I love the seed heads in the garden at this time of year


Wedding White


A late poppy making a show befoe the bad weather sets in


The big brother poppy seed head - lovely when they turn brown for flower arranging


The bumble bee making the most of a late nectar bar


I have to dig up the geraniums and move them before the frost


Daisy and Gozzie having a rummage for worms


Last of the sunflowers


Lobelia - fading fast


Daring, in your face, dahlias - keep flowering their hearts out until the frost


Scrabble on her favourite perch catching some sun

9 comments:

  1. Sorry to hear your other blog went AWOL. It is so sad to lose a wonderful diary like that!
    Glad to see you are both well!

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  2. I just love the hydrangeas at almost every stage. We still have some bluish-purple ones but most are drying in the garage.

    You and your magic garden - beautiful.

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  3. Bautiful pictures - love the flowers and what I wouldn't give to be able to raise chickens at home.

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  4. Glamorous? Well we must keep trying hey?
    Nice chooks/hens/chickens and beautiful garden.What fun!

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  5. Your photos are stunning

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  6. Beautiful photos, fading? Unlikely!

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  7. very very beautiful photos of flowers....love them all. visiting here.

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  8. So many gorgeous pictures. I love the picture of the bumble bee :)

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