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Friday, July 21, 2017

Notice the black hollyhocks...


This scene so captured my eye that I do not even remember what it was an entry to.  I honestly don't think I noticed.  I love rock walls/rock work of any kind...then there are those  black hollyhocks.   They would so match my irises that are almost black.

17 comments:

Carol Mattingly said...

Love black hollyhocks!

Tom said...

...hollyhocks are such a great time plant, love the black ones.

Ginny Hartzler said...

WOW! Darth Vader would love them. I have never seen any.

Mildred said...

This is a lovely photo. The black flowers are very eye catching.

don said...

The stonework is beautiful and a great setting for the hollyhocks. Black hollyhocks are unusual to me.

The Furry Gnome said...

Nice entry - to something! Like the dark hollyhocks too.

Karen S. said...

I just adore hollyhocks, and I have a few (finally) your picture here is quite lovely stone wall too!

eileeninmd said...

Hello, I love the rock walls too. A pretty scene with the hollyhocks. Happy Saturday, enjoy your weekend.

Carol- Beads and Birds said...

I love stone walls too! There is a home in South Bend, in the historic district that is made of stone and has a short stone wall around it. I love it and ask Terry to go in that direction when we have to drive to South Bend. I love holly hocks too. I planted some a few years ago, but somehow they have disappeared. I think Terry weed killed them and doesn't want to admit it.
xx, Carol

Sandra said...

that stone would have caught my eye also. I have never seen black flowers.. did not know they exist.

happyone said...

I like stone walls too.
That sure is a pretty picture.
We sure have a lot of stones up at HT and plan to do all sorts of neat things with them .

Small City Scenes said...

I really like that stone or rock entrance but black hollyhocks. I tried them once and they are hard to see---give me pink or red ones---they show up better.
MB

Red Rose Alley said...

That's a lovely photo with the rock entry and the black hollyhocks. I've never seen black flowers before, very interesting.

~Sheri

Ruth Hiebert said...

Oh wow! Those black hollyhocks are special.

Denise inVA said...

Beautiful! That is a great wall. I love the black hollyhocks.

NatureFootstep said...

I agree, this is a gorgeous wall. :) And your flowers too.

Klara S said...

Very pretty capture.

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