Swan again

garden2garden(z8 FL)May 4, 2014

I posted this swan last year when I first put her out in the birdbath. This was taken the first week of last month. I thought it made kind of a neat picture the way the morning sun was shining on the wild ohions that come up there in the spring.

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concretenprimroses(4B NH)

She does look pretty. Love that birdbath too!
Kathy

    Bookmark   May 4, 2014 at 7:25AM
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marylee_2010

That is really pretty. So peaceful. Thank you for sharing. Marylee

    Bookmark   May 4, 2014 at 7:31AM
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Shades_of_idaho(4/5)

Very pretty. Love it when those special moments can be captured. Great bird bath too.

    Bookmark   May 4, 2014 at 10:23AM
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oldcrafty(8)

Lovely!!!! You captured the light rays perfectly on her and the wild onions.

    Bookmark   May 5, 2014 at 3:44PM
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Marlene Kindred

LOVE the swan! Great photo!

    Bookmark   May 5, 2014 at 5:13PM
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garden2garden(z8 FL)

Thanks everyone, I'm glad you enjoyed seeing it :)

Oh, and thanks for just assuming that I really did mean wild onion not wild ohion, as I wrote, lol. I just now saw that...

    Bookmark   May 6, 2014 at 10:23PM
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nonacook(8bFL)

I just read 'onions' and griped to myself about all the wild onions that I HAVE in my yard and garden! LOL

    Bookmark   May 8, 2014 at 8:21AM
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sunnyca_gw

Swan looks so natural in the bath!! Great setting! TFS Jan

    Bookmark   May 14, 2014 at 9:59PM
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garden2garden(z8 FL)

I bet they can be a pest in an area where you don't want them to be, Nona. They're quite persistant year after year.

I just leave them, I kinda enjoy watching them go through the seasons. Have you ever eaten them? I had some come up in mulch where they were loose and I could dig down with my hand and pull up the whole bulb, just like a regular green onion. There were so many I made onion soup and used them for a lot of things, they had a milder taste than store bought onions but I thought they were pretty good. And sometimes I use the little bulbs on top, nice when they are new. .

Glad y'all enjoyed the swan in spring.

    Bookmark   May 15, 2014 at 10:40AM
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