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Saturday, May 9, 2020

Summer beauty...


My friend calls them Ditch Lilies...I think it fits.

21 comments:

Dee said...

Nothing prettier ever came out of a ditch. LOL

Ginny Hartzler said...

Like the sun is bursting out from the center. We call them Day Lilies, because each bloom lasts one day.

CheerfulMonk said...

I can tell it's a lily, but I wouldn't know what kind. It's pretty. :)

Bill said...

I discovered that the skunk cabbage I put on for Saturday is related to cala lilies and philodendrons Same basic family. Lovely picture!!

Stevenson Q said...

Oh how beautiful! The toasted edges of the petals make it extra pretty on its own! Thank you for these happy colors Rose!

Yamini MacLean said...

Hari OM
Very pretty!!! YAM xx

eileeninmd said...

Hello,

They are beautiful, I call them roadside lilies. Happy Mother's Day! Enjoy your day, have a great new week!

Sandra said...

it can come live in my ditch if I had a ditch. gorgeous

Ruth Hiebert said...

You could call them by any name, but they are still lovely.

happyone said...

Very pretty. We have a lot of them around here but they haven't bloomed yet.

Steve in Japan said...

A beautiful image of the orange day lily.

LC said...

Called day lilies here, too. Beauty that encourages me to enjoy the moment as each bloom only lasts that one day.

Kodak said...

The color is blazing bright. Beautiful capture.

harry said...

beautiful color and detail. there are so many local names for various plants and flowers

don said...

An excellent close up of this rich looking blossom.

Hootin' Anni said...

My mother loved these. She called 'em day lilies...but ditch lilies, as you say...fits!

Happy mother's day Rose.

ElaineH said...

Some people even call them weeds. I think that they are beautiful. They brighten up the most unsuspecting places, like ditches! A gorgeous image!

Ann said...

Very pretty. I have some of these on the side of my house. I think I take pictures of them every year.

ushasurya said...

Looks beautiful!! Lovely image with details :)
Devi :))))

Red Rose Alley said...

I used to see these all the time around my old town. Same color and everything. They look like sturdy flowers.

~Sheri

Laurel Wood said...

We have a few of these in the "ditch" in front of our house!!! They are almost ready to bloom. I love them!

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