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Rock Rose

By jujupops
Good Afternoon All

Hope you are all well and had a good weekend. I met some lovely EPZ'ers yesterday at Dungeness, Kent.....AnnChown, Sezz, The Wollybills, Dave87, JenBen, Ray42 & Sally.............oh yes, not forgetting Lifesnapper lol Wink We had a wonderful afternoon, although the weather was blowing a gale, but at least not raining. It was so nice to meet up with everyone and lunch was delicious Grin

My picture today was taken in the garden a couple of weeks ago, we have a little walled bit with low growing bits and pieces, and this Rock Rose is one of my favourites, I really like the rusty colour, and this year it has gone a bit mad, probably all the rain!!! Hope you like it too.

Many thanks for your votes and comments on my last upload, Fragrant Freezias, they are all so much appreciated (even though I spelt Freezias wrong lol!).

Not sure if I got anything worth putting up while we were in Dungeness yesterday, have had a look at what I took, but it's not looking good Sad

In the meantime, hope you all have a good week, and as ever, thank you so much for looking GrinGrin

Love Julie xx

Tags: Flowers Kent Garden Flowers and plants Rock rose

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beautiful flower nice colour great shot Grin

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CaroleS Plus
6 419 3 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 3:32PM
So glad you enjoyed your meeting up with everyone, at least the weather was dry. A lovely rock rose, a nice rich colour.
Carole
AnnChown Plus
6 198 1 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 3:44PM
A beautiful image Julie with great dof and love that orange! It was so good to meet you and John (and the others, of course!!)! Hopefully we can do it all over again soon! Smile
Ann
25 Jun 2012 4:39PM
Lovely capture as usual Julie

Bob
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
25 Jun 2012 5:05PM
A wonderful little sub shrub and you have captured the colour and details of one of its no doubt many flowers so well. These plants do grow to a larger spread than you'd guess from the size you get in a newly purchased pot so your one has probably just reached that stage this year! Probably a good plan to take some heeled cuttings and stick them in compost. Saved a lot of cash at the GC as well as being a good back-up in case anything happens to the original.

Ann
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
25 Jun 2012 5:09PM
A beauty of a rose to have in the garden: interesting to read Ann's comments about it.
Very nicely captured in fine detail and vibrant but natural colour.
Ronnie.
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 5:35PM
love the comp julie brilliant detail and colours a belter nice one Wink
andy
NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2012 5:42PM
A really beautiful botanical photograph, full of all the right ingredients and more,.

Regards Nathan
Rock Plus
14 10 2 England
25 Jun 2012 6:18PM
Thank you my love!

A rose for Rock.

A problem a Yorkshire Rose is WHITE.

Rock
25 Jun 2012 6:43PM
Gorgeous Julie as per usual well done..Lin
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 9 10 England
25 Jun 2012 7:22PM
Glad you enjoyed Dungerness with the EPZers - I'm sure you'll find something that you like when you start sorting through your shots.Smile This rock rose is a beauty Julie.
Joan.
Lillian Plus
7 21 17 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2012 11:04AM
What a beautifully captured flower Julie,
perfectly detailed
Lillian
26 Jun 2012 2:52PM
Great shot excellent work---------Gary(milky)
NeilWigan Plus
6 12 15 England
28 Jun 2012 8:37AM
good clear capture,well worked.
mrswoolybill Plus
9 930 1463 United Kingdom
30 Jun 2012 4:32PM
Looks as though this has survived a bit of wind too, battered but defiant! Thanks for your company on a memorable day, I shall be uploading one picture from Sunday tomorrow. Well tomorrow is Silly Sunday....
Moira
Mynett 8 142 6 United Kingdom
30 Jun 2012 4:35PM
a very pretty image - though I was looking out for the ones from DungenessWink

linda
woolybill1 Plus
9 22 67 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2012 9:20AM
Hi Julie,
I'm back at last - late as usual!
Not at all surprised this is one of your favourites as it certainly would be one of mine.
I took a few photos of flowers at Dungeness later in the week; they just wouldn't stand still so I really had to be unnaturally patient Wink I'll post one or two later.
Great to see you and John once again!!!!!
Bill
Cor 7 Belgium
1 Jul 2012 5:02PM
So beautiful !!!*****
Cor
1 Jul 2012 10:33PM
Delicious red. Excellent captured.
Regards, Oleg

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