Friday, September 2, 2011

fertilizer friday & weekend flowers on friday: my no-roses post

due to black spots affecting my roses, i only got a few blooms.
so instead of sharing roses on this post,
i am sharing other blooms in my garden.
first, the sampaguita.  my one and only sampaguita plant,
about 2 1/2 feet tall is giving me lots and lots of star-shaped fragrant blooms.
my blue daze also blooming after the storm,
though the leaves were severely damaged.
my free medinilla from the nursery giving me
her first blooms since we brought her home.
the oh-so-fragrant camia. i think it's their flowering season now.
blooms smell more heavenly during night time.
i am keeping a few blooms beside my table every morning,
a great way to start my day before working.
the thriving-on-neglect torenia.
i am not doing anything on these beauties.
i just ignore them, but in order for them to be noticed by me,
they never fail to give me blooms every single day.
a purple bell-shaped flowered i acquired yesterday from the market.
this would be nice addition to my garden.
i also bought a lemon-colored dona aurora.
the seller said it blooms profusely even on rainy days.
variegated leaf single-petal impatiens.
i am still thinking where i would place these.
dark pink impatiens, my favorite color.
and finally, dianthus which i also bought from the market.
i've got lots of casualties after the storm "mina"
with my mums, celosia, and balsam now in plant heaven.
i wish my roses would be better after i removed all the infected leaves.
i've got so much work to do in the garden after neglecting it for several days.
i will be rearranging some plants and sowing some seeds to replace what i've lost from the storm.
 it's going to be a busy weekend
thanks to

for hosting!


Bernie said...

Beautiful blooms. I grow a lot of the same things in my garden here. I just love the pure white blooms of the Sampaguita and the Hedychium. I know how wonderful the perfume of that plant is!

Leckeres für Mensch und Katze - Goodies for a pleasant life said...

So lovely your no roses post :) There are so many beautiful flowers all around. Thanks for joining WEF! :)

Lona said...

Angel your Torenia is so pretty. I love white blooms in the garden so to me your Sampaguita and Hedychium are divine. My roses have been effected this summer with black spot too.A bad summer here for the roses. Have a wonderful weekend.

Kingdom said...

Naks! very colorful flowers! Roses or not, your plants are great!

Christine @ the Gardening Blog said...

Lovely blooms Angel!! Enjoy your weekend in the Garden :)

ANGEL said...

thanks bernie! they do smell heavenly.

the pleasure is mine tina. thanks for hosting. your purple flowers are lovely!

hi lona! hope your flowers will be fine. thanks for stopping by.

naks kingdom! thanks for the compliment my friend! love your rain lilies!

thanks christine! happy weekend my dear!

CraveCute said...

Your photos are lovely and your whole blog is quite darling. Thank you for sharing!

ANGEL said...

thank you cravecute. nice profile picture :) happy weekend!

Karen said...

I wonder if it wasn't a good year for roses in general? Mine suffered, too.

You have so many other beautiful flowers, too! I have never seen a Sampaguita before, it's very pretty. I really enjoyed my visit, such beauty!

Kala said...

You have so many beautiful blossoming flowers!

ANGEL said...

sorry to hear that karen. hope you're roses will be fine. sampaguita (jasmine) is very fragrant. it is our national flower.thanks for visiting. i love your blog!

thank you kala! happy sunday!

Tootsie said...

love your the following you with bells on!!! AND....I shared this post to my facebook tootsie page!
I thank you so much for linking in this week. It is an honor to host Friday's Flaunt and meet new friends and visit the regulars (who are like old friends) who share. I am always excited to tour each post and see the different flowers/ projects and garden art that everyone flaunts. It is a pleasure to tour and see all the gorgeous blooms...and I appreciate each and every link and comment! I hope you will link in again soon!
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ANGEL said...

wow! thanks glenda! such an honor. it was truly appreciated. thanks so much. happy gardening!

The Ebullient Gardener said...

Angel, Love the post! Beautiful pictures! You still have a lot of beauty in your garden! Very nice! Hope all is well! Happy Gardening! Your Friend, Mindy

ANGEL said...

thank you mindy. happy to see you here. happy gardening my friend!

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