More daffs blooming (pics)

newyorkrita(z6b/7a LI NY)April 18, 2011

A section of the other side of my front yard. There are Early Sensation daffs up top and tulips not yet open in front of them.

MARIA daffs.

Newly opened liitle guys.

Old daffs in the backyard.

Walkway to the porch. Daffs Maria on the right and York Minister on the left.

York Minister

Plenty of Tulips still to come not yet even started to open.

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flora_uk(SW UK 8/9)

Lovely. It's interesting to see where you are in the seasons. About 5 weeks behind me.

Just a suggestion - I think the path would look good with the 2 varieties each side in clumps, not all of one sort on one side. More balanced.

You must have spent a fortune on bulbs!

    Bookmark   April 18, 2011 at 3:06PM
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newyorkrita(z6b/7a LI NY)

I did buy a lot of bulbs, Tulips, Daffs and Dutch Iris. Plus it was quite lots of work getting them all planted. Plus they did add up but I was just in the mood to have lots of bulbs blooming this spring. I already know I will order more for this fall.

As for the way they are along the walkway, I guess each person has their own vision of what whould look best. I wanted them like this, each variety separate on the two sides, not mixed together. And I wanted them in that long wave, not separated into drifts. So I made it this way on purpose.

    Bookmark   April 18, 2011 at 3:47PM
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katob Z6ish, NE Pa

It looks great! What a nice springtime explosion of color, I would definately make a point of driving by your house a couple times to see the blooms.

.... and for the record i would have planted them a third way! lol, everyone has their own preference. I hope you post pictures of the tulips flowering.

    Bookmark   April 23, 2011 at 11:55AM
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newyorkrita(z6b/7a LI NY)

Here are some new daffs blooming today.

    Bookmark   April 24, 2011 at 12:45PM
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