Sunday, May 2, 2010

Today's Flowers

These plant's names may sound like a disease but they sure are lovely, don't you think?
These are some of my indoor plants and my entry for Today's Flowers.


STREPTOCARPUS





KOHLERIA



26 comments:

SandyCarlson said...

The patterns within these flowers are very lovely.

JJ said...

Pretty flowers some of which are new to me which is what I love about Todays flowers.
JJ

Autumn Belle said...

You are right! The flower names do sound like names of some diseases but they are lovely, especially the pink hairy one.

guild-rez said...

Lovely pictures..
- Cheers Gisela.
When words escape, flowers speak.
- Bruce W. Currie

http://graceolsson.com/blog said...

yes....the name isnt so good...but the beauty, yes.congrats
http://graceolsson.com/blog/2010/05/what-is-essential-is-invisible-to-the-eye/

Carver said...

They are both such beautiful flowers. I love the color of the lavender ones and the design on the other one is so interesting.

eileeninmd said...

They are lovely flowers and plants.

wenn said...

beautiful!

Lui said...

Nance, they are so gorgeous! Some look like sculptural pieces!

Lui and Sweepy

jabblog said...

Streptocarpus are lovely flowers but I'm not so familiar with kohleria - I must look out for it. Beautiful shots - thank you for sharing :-)

This Is My Blog - fishing guy said...

Nance: Fancy names for beautiful flowers.

Mari said...

They are very lovely, Nance. And they do sound like some diseases. ;-D

Mama Zen said...

They do sound like diseases!

Denise said...

These are very lovely, thanks for sharing them.

Jama said...

The flowers are unique and pretty.

Sidney said...

Beautiful !

Ebie said...

Yeah, you are right! Kohleria sounds cholera, hehehehe! But I love its fuzziness!

Maia said...

They have strange names but the flowers are gorgeous both of them.
It would be so nice if you would share your beauties on my Macro Flowers Saturday too.
Have a nice week!

Dave said...

...and KOHLERIA is my favourite, lovely flowers.

Jingle said...

http://jingleyanqiu.wordpress.com/2010/05/03/jingles-may-awards-week-1-awards-4-u-all/

Happy May!

Jingle said...

fresh and inviting like a spring garden...
Happy Monday!

noel said...

aloha,

love the colaria, its very unusual and colorful.
thanks for sharing this today

Laura Hegfield said...

very pretty!

MACsWIFERia said...

I am new to todays flowers.
very pretty.
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vincibene said...

Wonderful shots, I was smiling about their names.

Joy said...

I love those flowers, especially the first one. Anything blue or lavender is beautiful.

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