Thursday, September 8, 2011

September Blooms

The rain bands from Tropical Storm Lee were still passing through his week when I headed over to the Arboretum to see what was blooming this month.

I was surprised at all the flowers in bloom from the symmetrical formal garden with oranges, yellows and purples to the wooded paths with various flowers scattered here and there.  Even the dried hydrangeas looked lovely!

Autumn Crocus


Spider lily


Formal gardens

Water garden

Pool and container gardens


Bridges over the creek.

Skywatch Friday
Weekend Reflections
Sunday Bridges


Fuzzy Tales said...

What a lovely spot! Tempting to spend the entire day and just wander, camera in hand. :-)

Hard to believe another September has rolled around so quickly, though. "Funny" how our perception of time alters as we age.

Old Kitty said...

What a beautiful arboretum!! I loved these pics - beautiful beautiful colours!!! Thank you for sharing them here! take care

Odie Langley said...

My camera would sure be busy in that place. Loved the pictures.

Genie said...

Love the design changes to our blog. Weezie tells me it is getting cooler. She now has Home Health people coming in every day and wears one of the alert necklaces around her neck....and she is NOT a happy camper. Health-wise, I had a crummy summer, but an now back at school so do not have to think about it. I have been on and off the computer in spirts....maybe now that I am back at work I will get more organized. Thanks for not forgetting me. I will try to do better in the future. genie

Tatjana Parkacheva said...

Nice photos.


eileeninmd said...

The arboretum looks beautiful. The flowers are gorgeous. I love th4e spider lily. Wonderful photos and post. Happy skywatching and have a great weekend!

Cezar and Léia said...

Magnificent landscape! :)
Luna - WE love Luna

Irene said...

Lovely place ... beautiful garden images!

Wish you a great weekend!


'Tsuki said...

That is a nice place... I like garden with water, like fountains and pools or ponds : reflections are such a lovely way to catch the spirit of a place...

jeannette said...

Thanks for sharing your walk in the garden -lovely -hydrangea is one of my favorite blooms! And now I know that I took a pic once of a spider lilly:) Happy WR

LindyLouMac in Italy said...

What a lovely place to have near by and to be able to visit easily.

Genie said...

The Chamber of Commerce needs to hire you as their PR photographer. I cannot get over all of the flowers in bloom in September. These are amazing shots. Genie


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