Love Love Lilacs

We had two large lilac trees beside our house, in Petrolia, when I was young. We would pick the flowers to enjoy inside, as well. What a beautiful flower; what an amazing scent.

Planting Flowers, Flowers Garden, Spring Flowers, Lilac Tree, Flower Wall, Pretty Flowers, Colorful Flowers, Painted Flowers, Lilac Bushes

Forget-me-not. A legend about the origin of the name forget-me-not is as follows. Once a medieval knight and his lady-love were walking beside a river. The knight held a bouquet in his hands. Because of the weight of the armor, he fell into the water. According to the legend, he threw the bouquet at her shouting forget-me-not.

How to Grow Forget-Me-Nots at Home in a Pot

The legend of the name forget-me-not: A medieval knight and his lady were walking beside a river. The knight held a bouquet in his hands. Because of the weight of the armor, he fell into the water. He threw the bouquet to her, saying, "forget-me-not.

Papaver Orientale 'Burning Heart', Oriental Poppy 'Burning Heart', Pink Poppy…

Noted for its luminous blooms, Oriental Poppy 'Burning Heart' (Papaver orientale) produces semi-double, crepe papery, bright reddish-pink flowers with dark purple eyes and reddish centers. Planted in small groups, its bold blossoms will give a color p

Beautiful purple lilacs! I'm looking forward to designing and crocheting a lilac lariat scarf/necklace. It's a flower I love and I haven't yet interpreted it in crochet!

I'm looking forward to designing and crocheting a lilac lariat scarf/necklace. It's a flower I love and I haven't yet interpreted it in crochet!

'Princess Alexandra of Kent' - a very photogenic rose with large deeply cupped flowers

Princess Alexandra of Kent - David Austin English Rose – David Austin Roses Editorial Image Gallery 'Princess Alexandra of Kent'

French Lilac - Syringa Vulgaris, Yankee Doodle - how to plant & maintain the plant + how to keep it flowering.

French Lilacs - Syringa Vulgaris, Yankee Doodle - how to plant and maintain the plant and how to keep it flowering - via Home Guides

Camellia japonica so beautiful it looks fake. like its made from sea shells or frosting.  mmmmm why does something that I think is beautiful, look fake? should it not be... it's so fake yet beautiful.

Camellia Japonica - February Evergreen shrubs with beautiful solitary or clustered flowers appearing early in the year with glossy, leathery leaves

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