A Week in Flowers – The Final Edition

I am joining Cathy at www.wordsandherbs.wordpress.com for the final edition of our flowery images. I think a glow has replaced the gloom! Follow the link to see more flowery images.

I decided to go all out tropical today.. Pink Bougainvillea to start.

Cattleya Orchids, these grow in my garden and stay outside year round.

My neighbor grows Cattleyas in a tree (Hong Kong Orchid tree, of course)

A closer view:

I have Bridal Bouquet Plumeria

And roses of a different type, Desert Roses.

This has been fun this week, seeing all the different flowers from everyone.

Happy Gardening!!


14 comments on “A Week in Flowers – The Final Edition

  1. such beautiful flowers all week – lovely


  2. March Picker says:

    A “glow” has most definitely “replaced the gloom.” Once again, your tropicals have taken me to a sunny place. Stay safe there in Florida!

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  3. Cathy says:

    Your flowers are just so lovely Amy! Love the desert rose and the close-up of the Bougainvillea. I think we have definitely blasted the gloom away, for a while at least! Thanks!

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  4. Eliza Waters says:

    Gorgeous and bright – a fun week of flowers!

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  5. It is really nice to be able to grow orchids outside. I tired to grow an orchid tree. They will grow 30 miles south of me, but it is slightly colder up where I am.


    • The orchids have to take care of themselves I usually forget about them. I would say you are lucky not to have an Orchid tree, they reseed to the point of being maddening.

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      • Kat Paluzzi says:

        I cut my orchid tree down because of the reseeding… was soooo amazing tho and still regret it. do the orchids die when it gets cold? how hardy are they, i bring mine in when it gets 50. tho mine are vandas

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      • It is my neighbors Orchid tree..the Orchids stay out year round. I only have Cattleyas. 38 is probably the lowest temp we have had here in the past 10 years.


  6. Chloris says:

    Oh goodness, I feel very jealous of your glorious tropical blooms.

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