Today's Flowers: It's a Girl Thing Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps By SandyCarlson - February 28, 2010 I picked up some tulips at the market on Wednesday because the day was drowning in the sludge of Not Spring. The dark, the wet, the cold, the goo--too much. Nothing else for it but tulips.Today's Flowers Today's Flowers Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Comments Barb8:04 AMI bought a hanging pot of geraniums yesteray. Spring, Spring!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyThis Is My Blog - fishing guy8:11 AMSandy: Bringing spring indoors in our harsh February weather. I also pick-up some flowers this week.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGill - That British Woman8:25 AMI love tulips and they come in so many pretty colours nowadays. It's a shame it will be at least another two months before mine are out in the garden!!Gill in a snowy CanadaReplyDeleteRepliesReply~✽Mumsy✽~8:33 AMBeautiful color tulip! Flower cheer me up during this slushy snow days too!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMojo8:35 AMI love the color and the texture of this one. And the subtle lighting accent on the leaves.It's beautiful.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyNapaboaniya APAD8:37 AMYes, hardly can we find any females that do not have a liking for flowers.Even men, my young son previously enjoy going to the nursery to buy/view flowers more than the toy department. *note* I wrote previously ..now it's mom, can we go home now? lolReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPaulie9:07 AMBeautiful sign of Spring coming. Ours are almost in bloom on the ground since we had such a mild winter and no snow since December 27th.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLin Floyd9:13 AMmy neighbor gave me a pot of blooming pink hyacinths that smell so sweet...ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyEbie10:20 AMWhat a beautiful bud! I hope the snow and cold season clear soon and welcome Spring!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDaryl10:41 AMNothing cheers up February more than a bunch of Holland flowers be they tulips, freesia or gerbersReplyDeleteRepliesReplySylvia K11:43 AMWhat a gorgeous tulip! I've been thinking about doing the same thing. The tulips here are so beautiful right now and the stores are full of them. Love color! And they are the best way to bring a pokey-slow spring into your home! Hope you have a great day, Sandy!SylviaReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDigital Flower Pictures11:44 AMBy the time Tulips come around I know it is really Spring. These are a particularly nice color. We have been buying a lot of cut flowers here. For our sake and to try and help the industry in general.PS It was probably me but your link on TF wasn't working. Luckily I had your site bookmarked and got over that way.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRegina 12:06 PMHow pretty!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySandy Kessler12:15 PMabsolutelky I agree. Bring spring inside !! sandyReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJenn Jilks1:08 PMYeah, flowers!!!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRosamaria1:40 PMThe flowers brighten our lives, Sandy and with the bad weather is good to have them as a company.Have a nice week, Dear!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCarver2:49 PMGorgeous tulip. I love the shade of the color.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyStine in Ontario3:01 PMIt's amazing how a bunch of tulips can lift our spirits! Good thinking! (I may do the same thing tomorrow.)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyamatamari©3:23 PMThis tulip is a poem to the Mother Earth!:-)Magnificent, thanks for sharing!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTammie Lee4:10 PMso incredibly beautiful!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLisa at Greenbow4:19 PMAren't they the most comforting, reassuring flowers. They scream spring no matter when you have them.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown5:10 PMInteresting angle on the flower... looks a bit like a plastic one. But then Tulips do. They are lovely :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCarletta6:40 PMLovely soft focus macro!Such a pretty color.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJudy6:52 PMI wasn't sure what sort of flower it was, till I read your explanation! The lighting makes it look exotic!! I love the colour!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJapa8:09 PMWonderful capture, truly highlighted the lovely flower.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAl9:10 PMThat's a different color from the rest that I have seen today...fuschia.(Did I spell it correctly?) Okay dark pink.ALReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGeorge9:21 PMI think tulips are the perfect antidote for the kind of day we've been having. The color is just beautiful.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMaude Lynn9:31 PMThis is really beautiful!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJapa9:49 PMHad to revisit your post. The first link on the meme has "error" it didn't lead me to your blog. So good it was corrected.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPaul12:15 AMwow one of my favorite ones yet my dear friendReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnn, Chen Jie Xue 陈洁雪1:00 AMMy five year old girls tell me that pink and purple are their favorite colors, so your photo is definitely a girl's thing.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPietro Brosio1:39 AMGreat lighting in this beutiful picture. Very nice flower!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyanthonynorth3:15 AMA touch of brightness amongst the grey. Lovely.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRamosforest.Environment6:50 AMBeautiful blossom, colours and shot.Happy Spring!!Luiz RamosReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAndree8:13 AMBeautiful lighting and composition. I love this.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJoe Todd9:27 AM" The sludge of Not Spring" Love it I'm sure I will have to work that into a conversation LOLReplyDeleteRepliesReplyhappily retired gal12:06 PMLovely choice. Tulips don't do well where I live because it doesn't get cold enough, so buy them to enjoy as well ;-)Hugs and blessings,ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDeniseinVA12:21 PMTulips put a happy skip in anyone's day. Beautiful shot Sandy.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyQuiet Paths9:19 PMLovely image in all its sublime color. Sometimes you just have to go get flowers instead of waiting for them to pop up.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAyie9:38 PMi liek tulips too!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment Thanks for being here.