Monday, October 31, 2011

Not Bad For the End of October



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The picture above was taken this past Thursday (October 27). It shows two of our irises in bloom in the flower bed near the road in front of the house.

42 comments:

Thoughtfully Blended Hearts said...

Wow...can't even imagine these lovely blooms right now....iris always look so delicate but obviously they're not...Good job George!!!

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Pam said...

Their colors are perfect for this time of year.
I love their fluffy Iris happy faces.

Happy Halloween, George.
Pam

A Lady's Life said...

I always love driving by homes with flowers like this beside the road.
Irises always remind me of orchids.

Ruth's Photo Blog said...

Wow,that's pretty nice.

rainfield61 said...

And it is not bad for the beginning of November too.

Sandra said...

I hope the snow did not get your flowers or the cold. tell Betsy I am praying for her and miss her.

The Incredible Woody said...

Just beautiful! And such fitting colors for Halloween:)

Maple Lane said...

Amazing to still have blooms this late in the year. Give my love to Betsy. Have a good day, George.

Busy Bee Suz said...

Not bad at all....quite beautiful!!!!!

Fábio Martins said...

A little flowers in the end of the October... i like it

Ms. A said...

Nice burst of color!

Carolina said...

Beautiful! =)

Fred Alton said...

An absolutely gorgeous display of the Irises!

Sey said...

Gorgeous flowers as ever. You have bunch of happiness in your flowerbeds.

troutbirder said...

And still blooming in Tennessee. Here in Bluff County upon our return from Arizona the flowers both domestic and wild were all gone with the hard frosts and drought. Now I wait for spring....

Leovi said...

Fantastic flowers, yeah, not bad for late October.

Ron aka TheOldGeezer said...

Enjoy them while you can :-)

Take care and have a Wonderful Week :-)

http://theoldgeezerblog.blogspot.com/

teri said...

WOW! these are great! I really wondered if there were iris's that could bloom in the fall - guess they do at your house!

imac said...

Very nice flowers at this time of year George.

Kay said...

Well those are very pretty George.

Kay

Anna said...

Wow, George not bad at all for the October. Are they confused, lol? Anna :)

ancient one said...

These are great! I love irises!! Never had any to bloom in October.

Lynda said...

What a delight to have them blooming at this time of year!

Indrani said...

Lovely! So cheerful to have them along the pathway.

Carletta said...

Not bad at all George! I think you really should give me gardening lessons. :)

diane b said...

Lovely colours and how tough to be still brightening your day. Hugs to Betsy.

Kim, USA said...

Oh wow this is fantastic! My lilies are way so done for this and yours are still blooming. Do you also have frost in your area? Thanks for the visit and don't forget to take time to wonder the awesome sweet smell and the vivid colors of the flowers. God is good! Happy Tuesday George and thanks for the visit too! ^_^

EG Wow said...

I think it's incredible that you have irises blooming now.

Life Ramblings said...

wonderful bursts of colours. hope you had a great Halloween.

Lily Riani said...

please take awesome autumn pics.... i was planning to countries that have nice autumn leaves but need to abandon the plan as i just came back from europe. sighh....

ladyfi said...

Wow .. how gorgeous1 It's mild here too.

Ginny said...

I'm amazed you have anything at all left! You didn't get the snow, did you?

Happyone:-) said...

Not bad at all. Nice to see some color yet.
Hope Betsy is doing okay. Tell her i was asking about her!!

Magia da Inês said...

°º♪♫
°º✿
º° ✿✿♫ Olá, amigo!
Gosto delas porque são alegres.
Bela combinação de cores.
Beijinhos.
Brasil°º♪♫
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º° ✿✿♫

Craver Vii said...

Those happy irises just don't know when the party is over, do they? Well, that's alright; their company is most welcome.

Jorge said...

É uma despedida florida do Outono.
Saudações cá da porta do Atlântico

Ben said...

Nice to see anything flowering at this point!

黄清华 Wong Ching Wah said...

Not bad indeed, happy flowers !

Tammie Lee said...

wow, not bad at all!!

BlueShell said...

So lovely.
Here it’s autumn also so we have no flowers at all. The cod winter is coming.
Thank you for the honour of your visit.
Bshell

Stephany said...

Your irises would have me pulling off the road to take pictures. :)