Azaleas with Potted Plants

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Azaleas with Potted Plants

Postby midgin » Sun Sep 03, 2006 1:13 pm

I love my old painted cement pots with the white Azalea background. To the top right are a few far-reaching branches from the Magnolia, in the background is the Liquidamber (starting to sprout) and the green branch overhanging the Azalea is a plant that thinks it is related to the bean in Jack and the Beanstalk..... I shall have to think of the name... is it Grewia ??


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Postby enrico » Sun Sep 03, 2006 1:18 pm

: How cool midgin :D :D can`t help with the name of the vine :( someone will though :wink: a fast grower is it :?:
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Postby midgin » Sun Sep 03, 2006 1:25 pm

Thanks Enrico, no, not fast growing but it has covered the tool shed almost totally.... I must do some homework and check it's true size capabilities.... I think it may be 'Grewia lavender star' .....
Oh well, it keeps the shed cool in summer....
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Postby sara » Sun Sep 03, 2006 3:33 pm

OML those pots are so .... PINK! LOL

Very colourful! That's a lovely photo, midgin. :)
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Postby midgin » Sun Sep 03, 2006 4:25 pm

Hi Ellengray, you must have near had a fit.....so 'purple/pink-ish'....I told you I like purple.
My daughter had a teacher in high school who loved the colour purple sooooooooo much, everything she owned was purple.... her clothes, her car etc. ..... now THAT would knock your socks off!!! :lol:
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Postby Luzy » Sun Sep 03, 2006 5:24 pm

Midgin, I love!!! your colour-sense - you're just so good at it (purple or otherwise...) It really suits your big succulently-looking plant (and the cool dude peeking around the corner).

Lovely! :D
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Postby Patricia » Sun Sep 03, 2006 6:20 pm

Funny that Midgin...when I looked at your photo..(which I think once again is up to your usual standard...10/10)... I thought of Ellengray & wondered what she would think!!!..Ellengray I know your not happy with your neighbours choice in house colour....I guess ...everything in moderation ...heh!!! :lol:
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Postby The Estate » Mon Sep 04, 2006 9:14 am

I work in the waste industry and all the old terra/concrete pots are taken home and painted as well as old garden furniture and of course my wheelbarrows, good fun recylcing and great for the enviro. as well.
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Postby Spider Lily » Mon Sep 04, 2006 10:21 pm

midgin, your azalea looks like a snow covered tree!.

Your garden looks like a nice cool area to be in in Summer :D. Looks like you get lots of shade.

PS I love the disco ball hanging in the tree 8)
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