Sunday, April 17, 2011

Chionodoxa/Macro Monday

Glory-of-the-snow (Chionodoxa)

This is one of the earliest bulbs to flower in my garden each spring... and finally they are!

To see more macro shots visit  MACRO MONDAY at Lisa's Chaos.

37 comments:

Lúcia said...

Beautiful flower!
You're so lucky to have a garden...
Have a good new week!

fairchildstreet said...

very nice

Leif Hagen said...

Such pretty, yummy blue flowers!

Kerri said...

Oh my goodness .... this is sooooo beautiful! I've never seen one before. WOW!

Lois Evensen said...

Very pretty AND my favorite color.

texwisgirl said...

beautiful!

Lisa RedWillow said...

So very very Beautfiul. I love blue flowers. So hard to find.
Georgeous. !!

Becky and Gary said...

I don't think I have ever heard of this flower, and what a gorgeous color.
Happy MM
B.

Cildemer said...

So beautiful!
Thanks for sharing;o)

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Have a nice and happy week****

Randy said...

What beauties! They almost don't look real.

Kathy said...

Beautiful. I'm not familiar with this bulb. Thanks for the introduction!

Rose said...

This is beautiful!

Farmchick said...

A gorgeous flower and what a perfect shade of blue.

RedPat said...

I am not familiar with this flower either - it must be a bit cold today! Lovely shot.

Ruth's Photo Blog said...

These are so cute.They must be the perfect start to the new gardening season.

edenhills said...

Beautiful!

Jack said...

Very pretty, EG. Nice macro shot.

BJ Roan said...

I can feel your joy! These are beauties.

amatterofhowyouseeit.com said...

What beautiful details and colors in this macro EG!

Martha Z said...

It looks like spring has come at last!

Jama said...

gorgeous color!

sweetmemoirs said...

that is soooooo bluetiful! you should have linked it to blue monday too. :)

Cezar and Léia said...

So delicate and beautiful!
Léia

LauraX said...

I love the way this blossom holds both the shadow and light...may we all learn to do the same with such grace.

helenmac said...

Three cheers!

see you there! said...

I so rarely see blue flowers, these are beautiful even if I can't pronounce their name.

Darla

Halcyon said...

Really beautiful. Did you get any snow yesterday? It was really swirling down here. Sometimes is was snowing from down to up!

Jan n Jer said...

Gorgeous little flower...spring is on its way!!!

Small City Scenes said...

A very sweet flower. I have a few too--love 'em. MB

George said...

The Glory-of-the-snow is glorious. This is a wonderful photo.

Kim, USA said...

That is pretty beautiful flower!!

Macro Monday

Karen said...

It's so pretty! Lucky you...it's snowing here today.

kaye said...

what a happy harbringer of spring :)

Janie said...

I love the name, glory of the snow. What a beautiful flower.

Francisca said...

Lovely flower to bring in your spring, EG.

Viola said...

Gorgeous!! I love the blue colors and the light in them.. :)

Wren said...

Such a pretty blue - perhaps spring is on its way despite our clod snowy weather.

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