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Pink Tamerisk in full bloom triptych

Day 185 – Pink Perfection

“The very pink of perfection.” ~ Oliver Goldsmith This is a Tamerisk which is growing in my front garden. It is wild and unruly like most of my garden and puts on the most beautiful display of pink in the…
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looking up through the bushes to blue skyness

Day 142 – Skyness

“There was a skyness to the sky and a nowness to the world that he had never seen or felt or realized before.” ~ Neil Gaiman We often take our local area for granted. We have seen it all, every…
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Wild garlic reflected in droplet of rain on the petal of wild garlic

Day 137 – Single Drop

"The rain begins with a single drop." ~ Manal al-Sharif And sometimes when it ends it leaves behind a few droplets of itself shimmering in the light. This is wild garlic flowers that are just outside my backdoor in my…
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Quince blossom

Day 131 – Quince Blooms

"They dined on mince, and slices of quince, Which they ate with a runcible spoon; And hand in hand, on the edge of the sand, They danced by the light of the moon." ~ Edward Lear Yes these pretty little…
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Triptych of bluebells in the woods that look like fair bells

Day 128 – Fairy Bells

"I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning." ~ J. B. Priestley And this time of year you can…
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bluebells through the woods that looks like a river of blue

Day 116 – River of blue

"April Comes like an idiot, babbling and strewing flowers" ~ Edna St. Vincent Millay I love the way the bluebells look like a carpet in the woods or a river of blue that flows down through the trees dancing in…
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White spring blossom saith it has banished the winter

Day 107 – Saith the Spring

I've banished Winter, saith the Spring, Awake! arise, ye flowers! Brisk breezes blow, Bright sunshine glow, And rouse the young Year's powers. ~Henry James Slack
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Daffodils stems in a glass vase

Day 106 – Vase smiles

"The flower in the vase smiles, but no longer laughs." ~ Malcolm de Chazal This quote is kinda sad really, the implication that cut flowers are smiling while they bloom but sad inside because they have been cut from their…
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bashed and discarded daffodil

Day 96 – Bashed about

You normally have to be bashed about a bit by life to see the point of daffodils, sunsets and uneventful nice days." ~ Alain de Botton This poor Daffy had certainly been bashed about a bit when I came across…
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Single bloom of pink blossom

Day 93 – Bloom

"Never yet was a springtime, when the buds forgot to bloom." ~ Margaret Elizabeth Sangster This pretty little bloom is one of many that decorates the hedgerow between my front garden and my neighbours. Every spring it is one of the…
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Gold of daffodil with sunlight

Day 88 – Fair Gold

"I wonder what spendthrift chose to spill Such a bright gold under my windowsill! Is it fair gold? Does it glitter still? Bless me! It's a daffodil!" ~ Celia Thaxter 
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daffodils reflected in mirror

Day 83 – Bunch o’ daffs

"When daffodils begin to peer, With heigh! the doxy, over the dale, Why, then comes in the sweet o' the year" ~ William Shakespeare This is a bunch of daffodils that were in that 'not quite done' state where they…
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