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Monday, May 9, 2016

Tropical Tulips

 
Coming home today I passed by a small park in Ludington, Leveaux Park, that honors two brothers killed in WWI. The brothers names were Casmer and Emery Leveaux. I really don't know much else about them. It would be interesting to find out. The Mason County Garden Club maintains plantings there.

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With the sun bright and high, these "hot" tulips looked positively tropical.

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The yellow spirea bushes add to the heat.

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Which picture is your favorite? I can't decide which one I like best.

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Time to cool down with some forget-me-not highlighted by a daffodil.

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I did some work in my own pathetic flower beds today. I do have a few things that bloom, but the moles, rabbits and deer sure do a number on it.


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4 comments:

Ratty said...

I really like the third picture because of the closeup. The colors of the flower seem to pop right out.

Ann said...

they do have a tropical look to them. I like the second picture but it was a tough choice.
I took out my flower beds. I like seeing the flowers but I hate having to take care of the weeding

Secondary Roads said...

The single yellow and red tulip pic is my favorite. I like the color contrast and pattern of that one.

Jean Knill said...

I Love the first pic because it reminds me of how my own tulips looked just two weeks ago. The last one makes a wonderful hot/cool contrast.

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