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Saturday, July 25, 2020

Approaching beauty

I hope this hibiscus survives the winter.  I had a red one before, but we had a bitter cold winter that it did not survive.  The color of this one seems to change with the light, but we sure love it.

24 comments:

Ginny Hartzler said...

Even not fully bloomed, it is gorgeous! I love the deep red color.

CheerfulMonk said...

It's beautiful, fingers crossed it survives.

Yamini MacLean said...

Hari OM
I adore hibiscus, so I surely hope it survives too!!! YAM xx

Bill said...

Wow.... I guess I've never seen one.

Laurel Wood said...

Beautiful color and I sure hope it survives.

Nancy Chan said...

I can imagine the beauty of blood red hibiscus when it is fully opened. Hope this one will survive the cold winter.

eileeninmd said...

Hello,

It is a lovely color. I hope the plants survives the winter.
Take care! Enjoy your day, have a great new week!

MadSnapper said...

Rose, I actually said oh wow wow out loud when my phone open to this beautiful red flower. It is absolutely a stunning photo

Ruth Hiebert said...

It looks rich in color and will certainly be a beautiful sight when it’s opened.

ushasurya said...

That colour looks lovely...close to burgundy red !!! But it has survived !! Nice image Rose :))
devi :)0

Ruthie said...

What a rich color it is. I hope the best for your plant

Beside a babbling brook... said...

Love that deep color!!!!

✨🍉🍓🍨🍑✨

Agnieszka Mikołajczyk said...

Nice

Hootin' Anni said...

My sister in law had hibiscus in Colorado where it freezes long & hard. Hers would winter-kill but always came back. I don't know how, but they did. Stunning color!

happyone said...

Beautiful deep red.

ElaineH said...

It is beautiful! I love that rich red color! I hope that it survives too. Nowadays you can't predict what the winter will be like.

don said...

It is a beautiful color.

Kodak said...

That is such a rich deep red. Beautiful shot.

Michael Rawluk said...

That is a beauty. Great colour.

harry said...

this is lovely now, and will be even better when it fully opens. You seem a little far north for hibiscus to over-winter in the ground, aren't you?

A Left-Eyed View said...

A nice rich color with so many folds as they unravel. I am amazed how large they get after starting as a small bulb. Great capture!

Red Rose Alley said...

That hibiscus is a deep red color. So pretty. : )

~Sheri

Laura. M said...

Muy cierto Rose. Es bella.
Cuídate.
Un abrazo.

Lowcarb team member said...

It's such a lovely colour.

All the best Jan

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