Flowers on Friday

Anemone coronaria Jerusalem Blue

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  1. That blue! Even deeper than Scilla.

    1. Heyjude says:

      Oh, yes, a lot deeper. Almost inky when it first opens and they flower for weeks!

  2. Leya says:

    Wonderfuyl colour! Great shot!

    1. Heyjude says:

      Thank you Ann-Christine, I have fallen in love with these flowers πŸ™‚

      1. Leya says:

        You’re welcome – and I see I got an extra y there…

  3. Lucid Gypsy says:

    I love the vivid colours of anemones, so cheerful!

    1. Heyjude says:

      Aren’t they just? I have never grown these before but they were so easy. I shall grow more next year.

  4. What a beautiful colour! We haven’t been successful with anemones but this makes me feel we should try again. πŸ™‚

    1. Heyjude says:

      Soak them for 24 hours before planting.

      1. Thank you. We will try that. πŸ™‚

  5. Su Leslie says:

    Beautiful shot Jude. Like the others, I’m loving the colour.

    1. Heyjude says:

      So different to the usual spring colours! I love these bulbs and will definitely plant more for next year.

  6. Sue says:

    Oooh, what a fab blue!

    1. Heyjude says:

      Yes, it is very rich and these have been flowering since February so very rewarding bulbs.

      1. BeckyB says:

        Oh wow that’s an amazing length of time, how wonderful

        1. Heyjude says:

          I put up a spiky collage for you, but I don’t think you have seen it.

        2. BeckyB says:

          ooh no . . . I will head across in a moment and take a look πŸ™‚

      2. Sue says:

        Truly rewarding, then!

  7. restlessjo says:

    Love the header! Is that dew or raindrops? πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚ All that chuntering on about lack of rain has done it! It’s not beach weather 😦

    1. Heyjude says:

      Raindrops! Bit chilly here too!

  8. BeckyB says:

    Absolutely stunning Jude

  9. Such a beautiful deep colour.

    1. Heyjude says:

      The red is lovely too, but more difficult to photograph.

    1. Heyjude says:

      Thank you πŸ™‚

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