Tuesday, 26 October 2010

It took twelve days

for this poppy to get

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from this

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almost there

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to this

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isn’t it lovely?

12 comments:

  1. Absolutely beautiful Pip, that's a bit like me watching the irises arrive.

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  2. Yes it is! So frothy!

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  3. Great photos...beautiful bloom.

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  4. Lol, it always takes time to look your best and it seems that applies to flower too :).

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  5. Aren't poppies amazing. I love them but am not too happy about the seeds.
    www.quiltsampler.blogspot.com

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  6. Absolutely beautiful! Makes me wish for spring.

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  7. Your pictures are gorgeous!
    Just loved watching that Poppy bloom ;D

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  8. Awesome pictures!!!!! How beautiful! I don't have poppies, and am used to seeing only red ones. Love your new banner Pip!

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  9. Very pretty! The lady across the road from me has a lovely display of big red poppies in her garden....lovely to look at!

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  10. they have just burst in our garden too!
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  11. I love watching poppies open! My mother always picks them in bud form and then we watch them over the course of a day or two opening up. Beautiful pics!

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