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Backyard Blooms Arrive on Memorial Day



On this Memorial Day, 2014 in America, summer has arrived in full force with the usual hot and humid weather. The flowers like it, though, especially after a seemingly unending winter. All these images are from my back yard.

More flowers…

This spring has been astonishing and I cannot remember such an extraordinary floral display. Maybe it is because I have a camera with me almost all the time I am out and about; maybe it is simply because I have more time to observe. Nevertheless, I have more images to post – from the same tulip heaven as my previous post, a nearby park, our own backyard, and from the garden of our good friend, Harry (tree peonies!). So, here we go! I’ll start where we left off with more tulips…