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I Love Spring Anywhere...


I love spring anywhere, but if I could choose, I would always greet it in a garden.
-Ruth Stout

















All photographs taken & copyrighted by Marie Rhoades.

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    25 comments:

    1. Your photos are amazing! I wonder if you will like Spring where I took my pics this weekend! Hugs! ♥

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    2. I'd be hard pressed to pick a fav....they're all so beautiful!

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    3. Gorfeous photos....I especially love the moss growing on the stone...

      Take care,
      Lisa

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    4. such beautiful clear photos! enjoy the spring..
      cheryl x

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    5. Your photos are gorgeous - I love spring too!

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    6. Marvelous photos!

      Glad to be following you now...

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    7. So beautiful Marie!! Just what I needed on this rainy day. :)
      I hope you are having a good week so far my friend. :)
      Hugs!

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    8. Wonderful photos! Our cone flowers haven't started blooming yet...neither have the Balck Eyed Suasans...the Shasta Daisies are just starting...you are way ahead of me here...just beautiful!!

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    9. Wonderful shots. Most of my spring flowers have been beaten to death with all of the weather we had about 3 weeks ago.

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    10. Your garden photos are stunning. I love the one with the wroght iron fence and stone pillar. Is the last photo of Lupine? It's really pretty,
      Babs

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    11. Wonderful garden and photos.. just my sort of garden x

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    12. It looks so peaceful and serene in your garden. Everything is so pretty.

      Suffia

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    13. What a perfect quote for these beautiful photos!
      Blessings,
      Marcia

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    14. Hi Maria,

      Your photos are exquisite! I can't wait until the gardens are in full bloom. I hope you will stop by to visit me. Have a great day!

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    15. Such pretty flowers!! I can't wait until my flowers start blooming:) Happy Spring!

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    16. SUch stunning and gorgeous pictures!!! Thanks for your sweet note this morning, Love your blog!
      XO
      Kristin

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    17. Your blooms are wonderful ! I can't believe all the plants that are blooming at the same time! So many of your's our's come 2 weeks apart or more. Thanks so much for sharing, Paula in Idaho
      http://bucketideasforgardening.blogspot.com/

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    18. Beautiful macro shots and I am with you, Spring rules anywhere.

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    19. Your flower photography is wonderful but my favorite of these shots has to be the second one of that wall, catching the sunlight, the lighting on this shot is just fabulous.

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    20. I really LOVE your flowers and your photos. I am trying to learn how to capture my flowers nicer. I am in love with purple coneflowers.

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    21. Your photos are so beautiful! Flower are my absolute favorite thing to photograph. Thanks for sharing your pretty post at Photo Feature Friday :)

      ~tricia

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    22. Have to ask - what are those striking gorgeous purple blooms in your photo! So beautiful!!! Thanks so much for linking up to Cottage Flora Thursday's - xoxo, tracie

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    23. Gorgeous blooms!! I just planted some of these in my quest to create a Cottage garden in my tiny back yard!!

      Hugs,
      Debbie

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    24. These are absoultely gorgeous pictures. I love the faded look of some of the flowers in the background.The blue lipine or delpinioum is sure eye catching. Thanks for sharing. Blue Skies!
      http://gardeningjoy4thesoul.blogspot.com/

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    25. Love that rudebekia! Glad you have so much beauty around you!

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