Monday, April 14, 2008

~Images of G*R*O*W*T*H>>>


~Images of Growth...
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Clematis, Hosta's, Bleeding Heart,
Tulip's, Tree's in bud, & bloom...
Columbines



~Fuzzy buds of the Clematis vine
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~If Spring came but once a century instead
of once a year, or burst forth like an earthquake
and not in silence, what wonder and expectation
there would be in all the hearts to behold the
miraculous change.
~Henry Wadsworth Longfellow




~O the green things growing,the green things
growing, the faint smell of the green things
growing! I should like to live, whether I
smile or grieve , just to watch the happy life
of MY green things growing!
~Dinah M. Craik


~Images of GrOwTh in the Greenhouse
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~April is the promise that May is Bound to keep!
~Hal Borland
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16 comments:

Michele (Rocky Mtn.Girl) said...

Oh wow, your talent is incredible... I really do enjoy the collage of greens. I 'specially love the little poem by Dinah Craik and all the little seedlings... what joy there is in seeing brand new life sprouting! Wonderful post today!

joey said...

You've captured my heart again, dear Cat!

Moi said...

now where is the "growth" in my part of the world :(((((

but am glad for you and your garden......beautiful collages as always :)

Andrea's Garden said...

Great collages as always, Cat! We've been busy outdoors and I have been putting out the seeds for more annuals myself. Take care, Andrea

Mireille said...

I can imagine the beautiful plants you will have soon...
I sowed some seeds just the last sunday!!!!I'm late!
It's really nice to see the first littles leaves...
Have a nice day

quintarantino said...

Quite a fantastic moment ... lots of green, great collage, beautiful blossoms ... great, just great!

Old Wom Tigley said...

What a great post.. and Words

Barbara said...

Your photo "collage" is wonderful! And the last words are hopeful and....so true! And soon it will be May!

Ruth Welter said...

Cat, I love these photos..this is such an exciting time of the year, watching things emerge from the ground. Your photos really capture the joy of this time of the year. You have also inspired me to get out there and take some of my own photos of emerging growth...

Gardengirl said...

Thanks for stopping by my blog for a visit. I love to meet other bloggers. Your nature photography is amazing. You should be published!!! Later today I am going to make a pot of tea and spend some time reading your past posts.

Sabine said...

Thank you for visiting my blog. Your photos of new growth are beautiful and the new seedlings in your greenhouse, amazing.
Isn't spring a great time of the year, it is my favorite time when everything comes to life.
Love your blog.

Daniel J Santos said...

Very beautiful photos, as usual with excellent colors.

A wildlife gardener said...

Your wonderful photos speak of the joy of new life and of the promise of the Spring to come :)

Angela Louise said...

Hi Cat! A belated( very belated that is) birthday to you and happy spring. Seems to me you are really enjoying it. I love your photos and all the promise your greenhouse holds....pray tell, what are all these lovely treasures bursting forth. BEAUTIFUL PHOTOS*, Angela.

Ida said...

Beautiful collages of the growth, both outside and in the greenhouse.
:) You`ve captured my heart again also Cat, just like Joey said. :)
I will soon be out, replanting in my greenhouse now.
So long and take care Catherine. :)
Hugs.

Kerri said...

Lovely Images of Growth! I feel like I am "seeing" Spring for the first time in my life.....what a wonderful time of year!
Great post!!