Garden Art forum: Peek-A Boo Garden Surprises

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Name: Cheryl
Kingwood, Texas (Zone 9a)
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Aug 12, 2012 7:16 PM CST
I love this thread in that I got to re-enjoy all the little peek-a-boo surprises in my garden all over again. Some of these yard goodies have been in my yard for a long time. You take them for granted. Taking these photos to share with me brought smile to my face as I hope they do you as well.

Welcome to our garden!

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Bringing you with a smile.

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A koi peeks out to say Hi.

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Hummingbird among the ficus.

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Secrets among the Strawberry Begonia.

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Guarding the garden

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Lantern with the Japanese Maple

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Turtle and his Ladybug friend.

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Among the Toad Lilies.

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Oops! This one's REAL!

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Iron Dragonfly

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" Always leave room in your garden for the angels to dance."

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Come sit a spell.

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uncontrollably, And never regret anything that made you Smile.
Name: Sally
Wesley Chapel. FL (Zone 9a)
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Aug 12, 2012 7:30 PM CST
So neat!! I love all the peek-a-boo surprises in my yard....especially the tiny little live frogs that come into my rain gauge....and the ones that surprise me on the open window of my car as I am driving down the road. So special. :)
Name: Sandi
Austin, Tx (Zone 8b)
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Aug 13, 2012 11:27 AM CST
The surprises are what make our gardens unique to us. So cute!
Name: Vicki
North Carolina
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Aug 14, 2012 9:48 AM CST


I LOVE all your peek-a-boos! Lovey dubby
Name: Sharon
Calvert City, KY (Zone 7a)
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Aug 16, 2012 4:44 PM CST

Gone But Not Forgotten

Thanks, Cheryl! Great little surprises.
Love them!!
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Name: Becky (Boo)
Phoenix, AZ 85022
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Aug 18, 2012 12:21 AM CST


You have some really cute surprises,, Cheryl!
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Aug 18, 2012 6:10 AM CST
Great little surprises.
I think the laughing rabbit is my favorite.
And of course, the real frog/toad!
SHOW ME YOUR CRITTERS! I have a critter page over at Cubits.

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