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Cloncaw's Journal

Cloncaw's Journal

Last Post 920 days 17 hours ago

One Hour Later

13 April 2010 10:16:01
Look at Me

Look at Me

This was the same tulip one hour later once the heat had reached it, it's in the bed on the NW of the house by the back door so gets no real sun it closed up again. Just fascinating watching their comings and goings depending on conditions.


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Pat Pat 13 April 2010 10:24:55

Thats beautiful. Its amazing to watch it open with the sun shines and close when the sun goes in, my one does the same. I hope they last for awhile. I always find the really beautiful flowers have a short life.


Gismo1981 Gismo1981 13 April 2010 10:58:58

wow thats amazing the difference one hour of sunshine made :O)


Rachel Rachel 13 April 2010 11:44:27

Isn't nature wonderful.


rosburke rosburke 13 April 2010 12:53:48

That's a fab tulip, very pretty


Maurisa Maurisa 13 April 2010 13:48:42

wow! love the colour its so cute too well done


LNolan LNolan 13 April 2010 13:49:02

What a difference an hour makes (let alone a day) when we've got beautiful weather like this. Just shows how rapid growth is with the heat.


Jacinta Jacinta 13 April 2010 18:17:22

Funny how peoples tastes change over the years. I was never big into tulips. I always thought their flowering period was way too short. But not any more. I love them all. And the more vivid, the better. Thats' a gorgeous one.


fran m fran m 13 April 2010 18:53:09

I was keeping an eye on one today, as the sun came onto it, if you waited I reckoned you could see it open.


Myrtle Myrtle 13 April 2010 19:03:35

Was worth the hour wait to see that!


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