Springtime

Continuing on with the theme of spring, I have more flower photos to share with you today.

Lavendar Lilacs
Lavendar Lilacs
Purple Lilacs
Purple Lilacs

Fragrance of lilacs is amazing, especially the more common light lavender ones.  My computer is in the same room with a vase of the first lilacs, and I’ve had to open a window because their scent is so strong!

 

Tulip
Tulip
Hosta Leaves
Hosta Leaves

Even houseplants like spring!

Prayer plant
Prayer plant

The prayer plants gets its name because at night, its leaves fold up as in prayer (praying hands).

 

DSC_0747 049 5-20-14 variegated AFOne more for today — a violet from my garden.  Years ago, a great-uncle shared his violets with me, and they have spread to various areas around the yard.  They always make me smile and think of the old song, April Showers!

it isn’t raining rain you know, it’s raining violets

Garden Violets
Garden Violets

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