Today's Flowers: Rose of Sharon Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps By SandyCarlson - August 23, 2009 The Rose of Sharon trees at my parents' home have produced an abundance of blooms this year. They have kept the bees happy. Today's Flowers Today's Flowers Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Comments Amias (ljm and liquidplastic)10:41 AMThis is so very beautiful ... rich in color, and pleasing to my eyes .. and soul.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCarver10:55 AMLovely shot of the rose of sharon.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGeraldine 11:31 AMI have never seen or heard of this flower before, how beautiful it is! Love the color.Hugs, GReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDeborah Godin12:07 PMLike a flag waiting on the wind...ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTammie Lee1:49 PMYou have captured light in the petals textures, so beautifully. SpirithelpersReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRosamaria1:53 PMThe photo is perfect, just wonderful!Good week for you, Sandy!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTom2:14 PMNot something I think I've had the pleasure of seeing myself Sandy.. but ones I think I'd very much like to.If you get time nip over and meet Ammon Wrigley then read his poem The Homestead TomReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLisa at Greenbow2:30 PMI like this color. I usually see white or pink. I always think they look like they are made of crepe paper. THey look so delicate but are very hardy plants.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySusan at Stony River2:52 PMI saw one of these at the garden centre and couldn't resist bringing home a white one. I'm glad to hear you call it a 'tree' because I bought it to cover an ugly spot in the house's foundation LOL and hoped it would get big!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMojo5:05 PMI didn't realize those grew so far north. We have them all over the place down here, but I thought they were a warmer climate loving species.There's a HUGE one in my side yard. Hasn't done much the last few years though.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDigital Flower Pictures5:37 PMThese flowers add so much to summer.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLaerte Pupo5:43 PMGood shot.Thanks for sharing.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPat6:10 PMI have never seen a Rose of Sharon flower before this. Thanks for sharing. It's a lovely purple color.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPat6:10 PMI have never seen a Rose of Sharon flower before this. Thanks for sharing. It's a lovely purple color.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPat6:10 PMI have never seen a Rose of Sharon flower before this. Thanks for sharing. It's a lovely purple color.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPat6:10 PMI have never seen a Rose of Sharon flower before this. Thanks for sharing. It's a lovely purple color.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGlennis6:29 PMPretty colour, it will be lovely when it opens.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplythe Baitlady6:45 PMOh how I wish I could grow a Rose of Sharon. My mother has tried and tried to no avail either. We just must be in the wrong agricultural zone which is Zone 3. Great photo!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyi beati6:58 PMrose of sharon makes me think of hollyhocks , trellis roses and aunts in starched apronsReplyDeleteRepliesReplyNaturegirl8:17 PMThey just keep blooming and blooming and dropping and dropping!Love the color.have one of my own!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPaul8:25 PMi love the detail in the leaves and on the petals! It is a great shot My Dear FriendReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown8:28 PMSo true..My Rose of Sharon bushes are in full bloom and the bees are very busy.Love your picture with the purple coloured Rose of Sharon flower.Life is like a rose... More exquisite and precious, When shared with others.- Jane Oechsle LauerReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLin Floyd8:51 PMgorgeous flowers, we are enjoying all the blooms in the northwest.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyabb9:06 PMRose of Sharon, though thought of as a weed flower, is one of my very favorites. Lovely take on it.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDeniseinVA9:12 PMA great image Sandy, thank you for sharing it.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyThis Is My Blog - fishing guy11:07 PMSandy: That is such a wonderful color of the Rose of Sharon.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySusan11:48 PMWhat a beautiful photo. The fine detail and soft colouring - absolutely gorgeous. The Rose of Sharon blossom is breathtaking. Well done, my friend!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRegina 11:57 PMLove it. Thanks for sharing.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPietro Brosio12:06 AMSplendid close up of the Rose of Sharon. I like very much this image, Sandy.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCloudia12:24 AMYou even show the tiny hairs!amazing shot, Sandyaloha-Comfort SpiralReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous3:04 AMNice pic..loved it.The colors, angles, flair, hue..just awesome!!Enjoy the freshness..:)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown3:31 AMwow! ive never seen one yet. first to see it here. now im wondering if we have those flowers here (in a tropical country).ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyanthonynorth3:47 AMNever heard of that one before. lovely.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMarju5:16 AMBeautiful flowers!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyHilary7:08 AMBeautiful, Sandy. I thank you and the bees for sharing.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJeeves8:44 AMWonderful picture. I love the colour of flowerReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPERBS4:54 PMBeautiful! I didn't know they were a tree -- have only seen shorter ones in white and pink.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown5:46 PMsuch a pretty color! I wish these blooms lasted longer. :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous2:35 AMAdorable color used.thanks SandyCarlson for sharing cute picture.Cheers!!Flowers to hyderabad at Hyderabadbazaar|Gifts to hyderabad at Us2guntur|Cakes to Chennai at Us2chennai|Flowers to bangalore at Us2bangalore|Flowers to India at gifts2indianReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous11:58 AMoh!just the loveliest pic!shraddhsReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTipper3:52 PMSeems the ones around here have been prettier than usual-must be the year for them.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAyie3:43 PMthe overall composition and colors makes me feel depressed yet calm... it's a lovely photo!doggie playtime: http://jifphotojournal.blogspot.com/ReplyDeleteRepliesReplystoryteller at Small Reflections5:34 PMLovely ;--)This is a blossom I've read of in books but never seen first hand. 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