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Not So Sunny Sunday

Not So Sunny Sunday

Today was supposed to be the first sunny day that we would have had after a week full of rain, but instead that sunny day was yesterday and today was quite cloudy and cool.  However, the bearded iris in my yard didn't seem to mind . . .

 

Bearded Iris in Bloom

Light Blue Bearded Iris

Purple Bearded Iris in Bloom

 Mary-kay Canfield

REALTOR®, ABR, e-PRO, IMSD, SRES, SRS

Chris K. Canfield

REALTOR®, ABR, CRS, e-PRO, GREEN, SRES 

The Villages FL Area Real Estate

 

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Not So Sunny Sunday
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Not So Sunny Sunday Today was supposed to be the first sunny day that we would have had after a week full of rain, but instead that sunny day was yesterday and today was quite cloudy and cool. However, the bearded iris in my yard didn't seem… more
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Check Out Your Gardens before the Flowers Slip By!
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May Day in Connecticut
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Spring Has Sprung - Just Ask my Allergies!
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There is Something Ironic about the First Flowers to Bloom in My…
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There is Something Ironic about the First Flowers to Bloom in My Garden! After struggling through a winter with record snowfalls, I have been longing for the first signs of life in my gardens! I have a few plants pushing up through the ground… more