Winter Hyacinths

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Winter Hyacinths

Postby sara » Sat Aug 05, 2006 12:58 pm

Completely miffed that I tossed the high res shot of Claude amid the silver birch branches, I had to grab the camera and go lie full length in the mud (OK, so it was full length on top of six inches of lucerne hay over the mud, which is the only reason I did it ;)) to grab this shot of the front steps and the winter hyacinths (which have been out since June!), and daffodils in pots running up the steps. It is an artful shot because you don't see any of the damned, cursed mud! ;)

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Postby Spider Lily » Sat Aug 05, 2006 1:27 pm


Looks fantastic ellengray :D The colours are so vivid!
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Postby Chris C » Sat Aug 05, 2006 1:35 pm

Magnificent! 8)
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Postby Pokie » Sat Aug 05, 2006 2:39 pm

WOW! That is really striking! Well doen ellengray! You should be proud of yourself. :)
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Postby Patricia » Sat Aug 05, 2006 6:25 pm

Excellent photo Ellengray..beautiful poor garden shows lots of promise ..but very little colour at this point!!!
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Postby Yani » Sat Aug 05, 2006 7:27 pm

:shock: :shock: :shock: Very colourful and VERY pretty!! Well done.
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Postby Luzy » Sun Aug 06, 2006 11:33 am

Stunning, ellengray! :D What a beautiful patch of hyacinths! I bet the daffs will look sensational, too! :D :D
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Postby Jim » Sun Aug 06, 2006 2:26 pm

Great photo. I love the daffs going up the stairs too.

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