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Mar 7, 2012 10:38 AM CST
Name: bb
north of boston on the coast
I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Ideas: Level 1
From Juli on another thread -
If anyone else would like to take us through the seasons in their garden, that would be great! (Bobbie...? I know you grow a lot of plants with your daylilies!?... )

I have enjoyed putting pics together on Movie Maker. Here is one I did for the Spring Garden.

You get to see pics, plus music while viewing!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v...

A few pics are also from the estates I work on but most are from here.
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Edited by Juli - lets see if I can bring the video in so it can be played here.

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Mar 7, 2012 5:35 PM CST
Name: Juli
Ohio (Zone 6a)
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Bobbie, that is lovely! I wondered if that was you playing the piano! When I got to the end and saw the credits, I saw it was not.

I can't wait to see more photos of your garden through the year! I think it is great to be able to get ideas for companion plants for when daylilies are not blooming - as well as plants that bloom and compliment the daylilies.

Hurray!
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Mar 7, 2012 7:07 PM CST
Name: Margaret
Near Kamloops, BC, Canada (Zone 3a)
Region: Canadian Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Tip Photographer Garden Ideas: Master Level I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Charter ATP Member
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Bobbie, that was lovely and so relaxing to watch Thumbs up .
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Mar 8, 2012 6:38 AM CST
Name: Jan
Hustisford, WI
I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Cat Lover Daylilies Dog Lover Irises Region: United States of America
Region: Wisconsin
Beautiful!
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Mar 8, 2012 7:18 AM CST
Name: Doris&David Bishop
Cartersville, Ga. (Zone 7b)
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Bobbie, I really enjoyed your spring garden. I also looked at some of your other You Tube movies. THANK YOU!

Doris
"Anything worth doing is worth overdoing"~~~David Bishop
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Mar 8, 2012 7:45 AM CST
Name: Adonya Smith
Riceville, TN (Zone 7a)
Bobbie, what is the shrub (small tree?) that was just before the roses? I love it.

DD
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Mar 8, 2012 8:34 AM CST
Name: bb
north of boston on the coast
I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Ideas: Level 1
Thank you for your kind words, all.

DD, that is a shrub that grows 8x8 or 12x12, depending!

Viburnam doublefile SHASTA

The wedding cake look! I love it. I have it here and on several estates. Pic is from my sister's in quite a bit of open shade (next to the driveway) Approx 5 yrs old in the pic. Blooms here at the mid/end of May into June.

Doublefiles are nice. The hybrid SHASTA even nicer. Best to enlarge the pics below.

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Mar 8, 2012 3:33 PM CST
Name: stephanie king
cut bank, MT z 3a-4b
Life is what you make it, so make i
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Cat Lover Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Region: United States of America Roses
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BB your property and gardens are just stunningly serene with the trees, water and blooms. Now if I could just come and pick up my plants and walk through it instead of getting them in the mail I would be a happy lady Lovey dubby Lovey dubby
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Mar 8, 2012 7:45 PM CST
Name: Adonya Smith
Riceville, TN (Zone 7a)
Bobbie, thanks for letting me know about the Viburnum Shasta. Seems that I remember reading that deer love Viburnums. If not, I know where I'll be planting several soon. Deer love my yard!

DD
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Mar 16, 2012 10:18 AM CST
Name: bb
north of boston on the coast
I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Ideas: Level 1
Iris reticulata in full bloom today. Two clumps. Must get more!

Back to 40 degrees for a few days and then they are once again promising 60 next week with sun. Finally will be able to get out and get some work done in the gardens. The sporadic nice weather before just produced mud.

This iris seems to bloom just before peak crocus bloom.

Such a gorgeous strong blue. It is interplanted with Stella (seen on top left).

Oh, BTW, do you notice that crocus blooms in order of their color? And where in the garden? They are not open again today so no pics. They need sunshine. My top gardens bloom 2 wks earlier than the lower gardens, and the grade is not that steep. But where the sun is in the sky also shines on the top gardens, and the lower gardens don't really get sun. Just open gardens now, and sun later in the summer.

The pic will look better enlarged. Just click on it!

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Mar 16, 2012 4:46 PM CST
Name: shirlee
southeast (Zone 6b)
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Oh my, that was such a joy to watch. Gorgeous wisteria, the electric blue of
the iris, and wonderful scenic views. Loved it. I'm spoiled now, and expecting
more.
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Mar 16, 2012 5:15 PM CST
Name: Julia
Shepherdstown WV (Zone 6b)
Clematis I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Daylilies Hummingbirder Irises Region: New York
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Bobbie: Those are gorgeous iris in bloom. Thumbs up What a great photo.
I've seen your garden video before and always enjoy watching it.

Julia
Julia
Shepherdstown WV
Zone 6b
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Mar 16, 2012 6:40 PM CST
Name: stephanie king
cut bank, MT z 3a-4b
Life is what you make it, so make i
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Cat Lover Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Region: United States of America Roses
Peonies Irises Echinacea Daylilies Clematis Enjoys or suffers cold winters
I love Iris Reticulata's color. Such a beautiful refreshing change from all the brown.
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Mar 16, 2012 7:17 PM CST
Name: Kim W
Md (Zone 6a)
More daylilies!!!!
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Love that blue-ness. Can't get that color in too may other plants. I just love those Iris.
It's my cats world, I'm just here to open the cans.
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Mar 16, 2012 9:19 PM CST
Name: Juli
Ohio (Zone 6a)
Region: United States of America Charter ATP Member Cottage Gardener Daylilies Garden Photography Enjoys or suffers cold winters
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Love the iris! I am a sucker for iris of all kinds!
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Mar 20, 2012 11:41 AM CST
Name: bb
north of boston on the coast
I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Ideas: Level 1
HAPPY SPRING!


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The crocus are finally putting on their croci show!
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Mar 20, 2012 11:57 AM CST
Name: Betty
Bakersfield, CA
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Beautiful!
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Mar 20, 2012 1:04 PM CST
Name: Michele
Cantonment, FL zone 8b
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Oh my those are beautiful!!!
www.pensacoladaylilyclub.com
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Mar 20, 2012 6:11 PM CST
Name: Ann
TN
Butterflies I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Daylilies Hummingbirder Ponds
Lovely.
Ann (farmerbell); TN
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Mar 21, 2012 5:11 PM CST
Name: stephanie king
cut bank, MT z 3a-4b
Life is what you make it, so make i
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Cat Lover Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Region: United States of America Roses
Peonies Irises Echinacea Daylilies Clematis Enjoys or suffers cold winters
Lovey dubby Lovey dubby Lovey dubby

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