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lilacs are my favorite

Sunday, 22 Apr 12 Rainy 12°C / 54°F

Of all the flowers in my yard each year the lilacs and their intoxicating scent are my absolute favorite …..they never seem to stay nearly long enough though ……The collage is just a combination of the lilac blooms the bleeding heart which is also in bloom currently and of my kitty among the spring leaves beginning to unfurl : )

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  • seeingreen

    seeingreen wrote:

    Lovely blooms, mine have a way to go yet.

    Posted on 23 Apr 12 (almost 3 years ago)

  • glgardener

    glgardener wrote:

    mmm I love the scent of lilacs! Won’t be smelling them for a few weeks at least. pretty pics. :)

    Posted on 23 Apr 12 (almost 3 years ago)

  • flowerweaver

    flowerweaver wrote:

    Beautiful collage!

    Posted on 24 Apr 12 (almost 3 years ago)

  • AnneTanne

    AnneTanne wrote:

    Lilacs used to be called ‘St Joris bloemen’ (Saint Georges’ flowers) here in Flanders, because they often bloom around the holiday of St Georges (which is today…)
    But this year everything is rather late here, and I haven’t seen a single lilac flower this year.

    Posted on 24 Apr 12 (almost 3 years ago)

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