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Some Shrubs in Bloom

13 June 2017 22:51:02

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To day I took photos of Hypericum hidcote, Perennial Sweet Pea and Philadelphus or Mock Orange. All seem to be ahead of schedule.Hypericum is also called St. John's Wort and tends to bloom about the feast of St. John the Baptist 24 June. This is only 13 th.  I would feel too that this year is  great year for flowers.


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Jacinta D Jacinta D 14 June 2017 04:34:17

Lovely colour on that perennial sweet pea. There's a lovely one I admire every day when I'm out for my walk.


Gracedieu Lass Gracedieu Lass 14 June 2017 07:41:13

The sweet pea is beautiful, Dick and the scent from the Philadelphus is just gorgeous at this time of year.


TheH (Hazel) TheH (Hazel) 14 June 2017 08:33:51

Great bit of colour Dick.

 


fraoch fraoch 14 June 2017 20:08:38

Lovely photos, Dick. I'm just back from cycling near Bordeaux and perennial sweet pea was flowering wild by the path .


Scrubber Scrubber 14 June 2017 20:18:31

All agreed on that seet pea! gorgeous! I love the mock orange fragrance.


DeclanTipp DeclanTipp 14 June 2017 23:03:57

The Hypericum are a great shrub that thrive on neglect , well mine do !!


Dick Dick 04 July 2017 12:58:24

Thank you all. My modem was out of action and is working again. The flowers are better than most years this year.


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