Thursday, April 3, 2014

April Showers, Bring May Flowers

I sing of brooks, of blossoms, birds, and bowers:
Of April, May, of June, and July flowers.
I sing of Maypoles, Hock-carts, wassails, wakes,
Of bridegrooms, brides and of their bridal cakes.

Robert Herrick 1591-1674

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donna baker said...

Uh oh, I'd better run out and see if my iris buds are swelling. That one is going to be beautiful.

Janneke said...

Beautiful collage, that Iris is a real beauty.

Patsy said...

My Iris are way behind yours, I love iris.

Susie said...

Jo, Those are all beautiful flowers. Our April showers today are a bit much...we are having some flooding. Hopefully our pumps can keep up with it. Blessings, xoxo,Susie

Willow said...

Oh my goodness is this your yard now ?
~ Gorgeous !

A Brit in Tennessee said...

The collage was flowers from previous years, thanks to plenty of Spring rains :)

ann said...

Lovely. We are still,weeks away from blooms with cold weather and snow or rain or both by day's end.