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Thursday, October 21, 2010

Wednesday Afternoon

When I got home from work Wednesday, it was just beautiful outside.  I grabbed the camera and took a photo of the very lush vincas growing in the trash containers on the patio.  There is a healthy sweet potato vine in there too.


I also looked up and took photos of the locust tree leaves that are turning gold.




11 comments:

  1. The leaves are so pretty against that brilliant sky. Love the sweet little Vinca too. Enjoy your day.

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  2. What a pretty tree! Hope you get to save it.

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  3. So beautiful! I love fall, don't you?

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  4. The gold of the leaves are really pretty against that beautiful blue sky.

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  5. The vivid yellow set against the blue sky is one of my favorites!
    I tried laying under a tree to take a picture and found myself in ant bed. I felt pretty dumb. But at least I got a good photo.
    Rosey

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  6. This looks like OUR sky today (I was somewhat confined to indoor tasks yesterday so may have missed out.)

    How beautiful your scenes!

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  7. Those make large containers that have filled in nicely. That would be a good idea to use for height in a garden bed, too. Good idea for a container!! Pretty fall photos, too.

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  8. Hi Sherlock,
    Lovely photos of the Locust tree. Ours died a couple of years ago, and they are so colourful against a blue sky aren't they? Glad you got your camera out, thanks for sharing.

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  9. The colors are so crisp now, aren't they!?

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  10. Isn't it bittersweet how beautiful the potted plants are this time of year and soon it will all be over? I am going to take my geranium in though.
    Suzanne

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  11. ~Jeanne
    Yes! It is good.

    ~Darla
    Thank you!

    ~Rosey
    I'll remember to check for ant beds in the future. Yikes.

    ~Rebecca
    Your sky today did look nice.

    ~Amy
    Thanks. They do help with the height need. And, they can stay out all year.

    ~Gary
    Glad you enjoyed it. I'm hoping this locust will be around for a long time.

    ~Melanie
    Colors do seem to pop more in the fall. I think having the sun at an angle helps too. Plus, the plants feel refreshed from the summer heat. I know I do.

    ~Suzanne
    It is hard to see them all look so good knowing one cold night and they'll be gone. I've moved a lot of things in already. Good luck with your geranium.

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