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Oct 31, 2010

IT CAN'T BE NOVEMBER

I live in British Columbia, Canada. We don't usually have the best weather in the month of November. Well with that in mind I went through my yard today and took picture of what is still blooming out there.
There was lavender, hydrangea, bellflowers, sedum, the same yellow roses that are posted on my sidebar, fuchsias.
There were impatiens, asters, begonias, snapdragons, millet, more fuchsias and potato vine.
This is really quite surprising for us. I don't ever remember having this much still flowering this time of year. I guess this is what it is like in California right? Okay maybe it is a little warmer there.

I am joining in with Mosaic Monday. Head on over to Little Red House to see what is going on over there.
I am also joining Tootsie for Fertilizer Friday (no fertilizer required) Boy can this woman grow flowers. Go by for a peek.


25 comments:

Pondside said...

We still have dahlias, two brave rose buds and some ragged geraniums still blooming - but things are pretty well finished otherwise.

Snap said...

Your blooming garden is just lovely. Enjoy it while it lasts! So colorful. Have a wonderful week.

Blondie's Journal said...

Your garden is just beautiful, Lori. Have you been holding back all summer {or did I miss a few posts...duh?} Thanks for the share, I love it all. We only have mums blooming!

XO,
Jane

lindalee said...

Unfair....you are further north and have more blooming than I do....lol I think all that is left in my garden are mums.

Vee said...

Everything here is gone. Enjoy, enjoy, enjoy. They are all so lovely.

EG Wow said...

Well, I confess that I'm jealous! Your plants are still gorgeous!

eileeninmd said...

Your yard is lovely with all the pretty flowers. It is wonderful to have such warm weather all thru October.

Bernie said...

How wonderful that there are still so many blooms in your garden ... lots of lovely colour!

podso said...

Your whereabouts certainly don't look like fall right now. We still have some impatiens, but due to our very hot and dry weather the end of the summer msot things in the garden are very tired and worn looking. Have a great week!

Muddy Boot Dreams said...

Ah, where do you live again?

Wow very beautiful flowers.

Jen @ Muddy Boot Dreamsa

Maven said...

I've still got swiss chard like crazy. I guess it's payback for the late to arrive summer :-)

Dishesdone said...

Still so many blooms, looks very pretty!

Cindy (Applestone Cottage) said...

Thats just amazing! Ours are all long dead and gone. I thought it would be cooler by you too.
Great Garden there!
Cindy

Carol said...

Amazing, leaves changed, most have fallen, some mums left, heavy frost several mornings, yep, summer is GONE from SE Michigan.

susan said...

Hey Lori! I have been missing you! Great pictures--there is absolutely nothing left in my yard, but it is from drought and not from cool weather. Hope all is well with you!

Happier Than a Pig in Mud said...

Your flowers are beautiful, enjoy 'em while ya got 'em! Have a great week:@)

Anja said...

We had have already our first frost, but it is still very warm for autumn here. You made lovely mosaics from your garden!

vignette design said...

Hi Lori,
Looks like you still have a lovely yard. I still have lots of blooms too. Thanks for the Halloween card. It was adorable!

Gardening in a Sandbox said...

Oh I don't know Lori. We are envious of your BCers when you can garden most of the year and we in Ontario are buried in snow.

Ali said...

Wow. You look greener than we are here in England. And it's been mild for the past couple of weeks too. Mild and wet. Ick.

Hope you had a Happy Halloween!

Mary said...

Oh how lovely! Not really much left here except the mums, and the beautiful hydrangeas... :)

Self Sagacity said...

You must live in a warmer climate kind of place. :-) Yes, isn't it wonderful to have so many flowers in NOvember? I still have Dahlias, and Narcissus...

Dragonfly Treasure said...

It's crazy isn't it!? Your garden is a blooming wonderland :) Love all your color ♥
*hugs*deb

Greenearth said...

What beautiful soft colors in your garden.

Tootsie said...

you sure do have a lot of beauty going on here!!!! I must say I envy you! Great post...love the way you put it all together! thanks for linking in this week...I know I haven't been around much as of late, but I am working on it!

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