Early Blooms

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Re: Early Blooms

Post by Farhan Ahmed » May 1st, 2012, 7:36 pm

After devastating rains and wind......still standing...
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Cosmos
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Carnations
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Lantana
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Re: Early Blooms

Post by Farhan Ahmed » May 15th, 2012, 8:34 pm

So many colors of carnation....
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Re: Early Blooms

Post by aykhan » May 15th, 2012, 10:19 pm

Beautiful carnations.

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Re: Early Blooms

Post by Muhammad Arif Khan » May 16th, 2012, 12:47 pm

aykhan wrote:Beautiful carnations.
Or is it Dianthus?

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Re: Early Blooms

Post by UMARKHANMARDAN » May 16th, 2012, 7:29 pm

these are carnations i think they are the fragrant Chabaud giants.

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Re: Early Blooms

Post by Farhan Ahmed » May 17th, 2012, 6:43 pm

@sir arif....sir carnation is a variety of dainthus....

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Re: Early Blooms

Post by Farhan Ahmed » May 17th, 2012, 7:01 pm

This is my first season of growing/gardening....and early summer has proved to be the toughest.....heat, excessive water needs(sandy soil), all kind of insect/disease attacks.....it has proven to be constant fight at my backyard......Some blooms as the weather here enters early summer....

Hollyhocks
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Delphiniums
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Dahlia..Request cultivar
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Gillardia/Blanket Flower
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African Marigolds
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Rockery with tegetes.....
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Pansy and double petunia fighting into summer
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Re: Early Blooms

Post by Farhan Ahmed » May 20th, 2012, 1:25 pm

Zinnia Thumbilina (dwarf)
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Dahlia
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Gillardia
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Delphinium(white and Purple with a wooly centre)
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Poppy defying weather.....
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Cosmos sulphurous
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Cosmos Bipantus
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Pelargoniums ( have such a lovely spicy fragrance)
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Re: Early Blooms

Post by aykhan » May 21st, 2012, 6:13 am

Very nice. The hard work has paid off for sure.

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Re: Early Blooms

Post by Muhammad Arif Khan » May 21st, 2012, 8:18 am

Effort always pays. Lovely, Allah bless you.
Arif

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