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Jun 7, 2011 1:35 PM CST
|Lillies are just starting here. |
First flower of the year for Best Seller.
From further back you can see the two flowers that started blooming on my Best Seller clump and in back you can see the row of Red Alert that always blooms afterward.
Jun 7, 2011 1:36 PM CST
The asiatic solid colors always start first in the third terrace of the terraces garden. Afterward the Tango lilies bloom.
Jun 7, 2011 1:44 PM CST
|Your terrace views are always so lovely! And 'Best Seller' is lovely (the name cracks me up too).|
Jun 7, 2011 1:47 PM CST
|Thanks! When the tango lilies bloom, that terrace looks really great (even if I say so myself LOL!).|
Jun 9, 2011 11:27 PM CST
|You clump of Best Seller looks so healthy and about ready to burst with buds.|
Jun 10, 2011 11:33 AM CST
Best Seller . Here it is today with more flowers open.
Jun 10, 2011 11:36 AM CST
Common orange asiatic lilies just started today.
Jun 10, 2011 11:39 AM CST
A short orange one.
And a yellow shortie. Both of these are up in that terrace garden pictured above.
Jun 11, 2011 10:49 AM CST
It rained so here are the common orange asiatics in the rain this morning.
Jun 11, 2011 5:12 PM CST
|Wonderful pics Rita. Glad you came right from irises to here! |
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Jun 11, 2011 6:03 PM CST
|Glad to see lilies blooming. Rita I always enjoy photos of your garden. I understand you do all of this on a rather small lot. Boy you wouldn't know it, the way you pack them in!|
Jun 11, 2011 7:02 PM CST
|Do you know the name of "short orange one?"|
I also have it blooming right now.
Name: Anthony Gloriosoides[ sure!]
Rosetta,Tasmania,Australia (Zone 7b)
idont havemuch-but ihave everything
Jun 11, 2011 7:03 PM CST
|great soothing pics rita|
lily freaks are not geeks!
Jun 11, 2011 7:57 PM CST
|Polly, since the iris are done I had to amuse myself taking pictures of the next bloomers, lilies. Actually, I have had lilies for many, many years. Far longer than I have had Iris. But the past four years or so I have really been adding many more lilies. I have so many now, hundreds and they just started blooming. I do really love lilies and buy more every year. I added about 210 new ones this spring alone. |
Connie- I have a fairly normal sized suburban lot. The thing that makes it all work is that the property is very muli-level so I had lots of terracing done.
Sorry, I don't know what the short orange one is.
Jun 12, 2011 10:28 AM CST
Jun 12, 2011 10:32 AM CST
|I really like the looks of Best Seller. Looks like such a nice strong one.|
Jun 12, 2011 10:46 AM CST
|One of the nicest things about Best Seller is that the flowers face upward. Red Alert is another AT hybred I have were the flowers face upward and I love that. I have a row of Red Alert but not blooming yet.|
Jun 15, 2011 10:00 AM CST
Tango Lilies started blooming around here.
Jun 16, 2011 9:52 AM CST
Jun 18, 2011 12:50 AM CST
|I have enjoyed looking at your lilies Rita. They are all beautiful.|