Today's Flowers: Winter Pansies





From December 30, 2011

This mosaic turtle sails through the air outside the Quarter Moon Bookstore on Topsail Beach. At Christmastime, the pansies were blooming in all their glory in the sunshine. So beautiful. 

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  1. Wow that's a wonderful sculpture.. complete with sunny peace sign on its shell. It's a beauty.

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  2. I love pansies in winter...so cheerful and bright!

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  3. What exquisite, colorful pansies! I love them, one of my favorite flowers! And the turtle is such a delightful sculpture! Wonderful, uplifting post for the day, Sandy! Thank you!

    Sylvia

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  4. I love it!
    If you hadn't said I would have sworn it was summer. :)

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  5. The turtle looks good, great sculpting work by the artist.

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  6. the turtle is scene-stealer.:p
    lovely blooms.

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  7. Beautiful sculpture!!

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  8. I love the turtle.
    It fits in so well with the flowers. :)

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  9. The flowers are gorgeous but I love the turtle, that is a lovely sculpture.

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  10. My pansies were holding up, but under ice today.

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  11. Great turtle!! And a wonderful shot!

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  12. what a wonderful sculpture!
    lovely shot, too.

    hope you're having a great weekend!

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  13. Cute turtle and so nice to see pansies in winter.

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  14. That's lovely!

    Visiting from Today's flower, here's my bed of roses, have a blessed Sunday!

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  15. Sigh!! How lovely!! I have a full bloom of snow right now!
    Yuck!
    Hugs
    SueAnn

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  16. I love that turtle and the pansies are lovely.

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  17. Hard to believe there's no snow -- when I lived in Connecticut, we had plenty each winter. The turtle is really neat too!

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  18. Very pretty capture Sandy.

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  19. It sure is beautiful.

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  20. pansies are great during winter gray days. thanks for the visit!

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  21. This is why I miss NC. The climate.;)) Lovely image dear Sandy and I love the new look here,
    xoxo

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  22. What a gift to have those pansies at Christmas at your area!

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  23. I love that turtle. Really love the peace sign on its back.

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  24. Pansies?? I was all eyes on the mosaic turtle. What a beauty. Of course pansies are pretty too.

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