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Alphabet Soup 'T'

Postby Smitty » Apr 03, 2012 8:43 am

Well folks it's Time!! for Terrific Tantalizing T's :-D

Tiger Lily

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Tiny Todd Border Lily

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Rose Topaz Jewel

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Re: Alphabet Soup 'T'

Postby orchidguy » Apr 03, 2012 10:24 am

How about some Tulips for the soup
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Re: Alphabet Soup 'T'

Postby Eeyore » Apr 03, 2012 10:28 am

Wow! I REALLY need more tulips (and other spring bulbs). Gorgeous Collection Dan.

Tiny Todd is too cute Smitty, and love the very faint pink blush in that rose too.
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Re: Alphabet Soup 'T'

Postby Northpine » Apr 03, 2012 10:57 am

Wow Dan, Impressive collection of tulips! I only have a few, but these two come back reliably every year and I'm always happy to see them. Touch of Class is young but I'm hoping it will continue to improve. Nice T's Smitty. Tiny Todd is a sweetie. I love that yellow rose.

tulipa tarda


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Re: Alphabet Soup 'T'

Postby Puff10 » Apr 03, 2012 11:08 am

Tree (Fat Albert blue spruce)
Capital T
Tulipa tarda (posted in Dan's collection)
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Re: Alphabet Soup 'T'

Postby reenb159 » Apr 03, 2012 11:14 am

My Tulips are finally peeking through
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Re: Alphabet Soup 'T'

Postby Scrapinthehat » Apr 03, 2012 11:23 am

Smitty...way to start us off...lilies and roses are two of my favs!

Dan...I really don't think you have enough Tulips!...oh right, I meant I don't have enough. Lovely selection.

Puff...looks like you are a hosta lover...another fav here.

Reenb...Thyme is such a nice ground cover.

Both of my additions were new to the garden last year.
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Tom Pouce Oriental Lily
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Re: Alphabet Soup 'T'

Postby earwig » Apr 03, 2012 1:38 pm

I wouldn't mind tiptoeing through the tulips shown here. I keep adding to mine and maybe in another few years I can say - enough!

My T's:
Tamarix ramosissima 'summer glow'
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Toad Lily
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and Thistle 'scotch' not a thing of beauty in the garden except to the bees.
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Re: Alphabet Soup 'T'

Postby Sharon Bryson » Apr 03, 2012 2:06 pm

Our most obvious T would be Tulips.........It is hard to pick a favourite, but Spring Green might qualify, they are quite perennial, elegant, and I plant more each year.(Click for larger image)
Click for a few more examples from last year.
Tomatoes would qualify a a T.....
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tomato President

We have one little group of Trillium, this pic was taken when they were past their prime.
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Re: Alphabet Soup 'T'

Postby Lizcordysmum » Apr 03, 2012 4:21 pm

NICE Ts...Scraps, love your Tiny (something) just what I need

And, I am very fond of toad lilies too.

My Ts...Tango lilies, Tradescantia, and THE Banana Plantation.

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