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..........Gone!

By JimV
Taken late this afternoon and shows the final stage of my lilac tree for this year, that is, until it's the turn of the leaves to fall in autumn! Short but sweet season it has really, from buds on 19 April to this in just 7 weeks.

Many thanks for C&Cs on 'Going, Going....' very much appreciated.

Tags: Photo journalism Home Flowers and plants Blossom Lilac tree

Voters: gwynn56, CarolG, andylea and 16 more


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CarolG Plus
9 193 18 Greece
12 Jun 2012 5:50AM
What a shame it's over now, Jim, and another year to wait for that glorious scent to return Smile Carol

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andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
12 Jun 2012 7:04AM
wonderful comp jim brilliant light and colours super detail a belter nice one Wink
andy
Jocelia Plus
4 2 1 Australia
12 Jun 2012 9:22AM
The leaves make a lovely come back for the tree it's self.
They are just as special…

Jocelia……..
gingerdelight 9 298 11 United Kingdom
12 Jun 2012 11:39AM
It's a shame the flowers don't last longer but you have made even a dead flowerhead look special!
Carol

PS: hope you enjoyed your crisps and tipple!! Wink
tmann 11 4 2 United States
12 Jun 2012 1:50PM
wow, short season but such a beauty when there
love the blue in BG too
moiral 5 12 Scotland
12 Jun 2012 6:04PM
Beautiful while it lasted Jim, but like all good things - must come to an end. I do like the bits of blue in this shot. Moira
NeilWigan Plus
5 12 15 England
12 Jun 2012 11:44PM
good colour Jim and as you say a short flowering season but at least they do come back.
ChiliMan Plus
9 135 17 Singapore
13 Jun 2012 1:11PM

Quote:It's a shame the flowers don't last longer but you have made even a dead flowerhead look special!
Carol



Well put Smile

Those blue blobs in the background really add to this, Jim.

Andrew
20 Jun 2012 9:30PM
Well, that's the way of life. Beautiful light,
Johanna
Brilane 9 5 12 Wales
23 Jun 2012 12:51AM
Still a colourful picture though, Jim.
Brian
Rogerex 9 32 12 Australia
25 Jul 2012 7:58AM
The lighting makes this special. Well caught.
Roger

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