Wednesday, 18 September 2013

Wordless Wednesday ~ Reach For The Stars


22 comments:

  1. Wow, those are amazingly tall!

    p.s. not sure I've commented here before, just hidden in the shadows. Hello :)

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    1. Welcome Jenny - so glad that you have come out into the sunshine to comment :) They were indeed incredibly tall and I wish that I had been able to ask the gardener of the house just what they had been fed on. Will be over to visit you soon.

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  2. that is very tall isnt it - it amazes me that they dont fall over or get blown down with the wind

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  3. It's huge. Have you measured it?

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    1. I would have asked the gardener of the garden it was growing in how tall it was Jo but did not have an opportunity to do so :)

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  4. Incredible! (Or is that greenhouse deceptively small? ;-) )

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    1. Nope Cathy - a case of what you see is what you get :)

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  5. Amazing! Are you sure they weren't magic seeds and there isn't a giant at the top somewhere?!

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    1. Maybe the seeds had been dusted with magic Su but no giant in sight :)

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  6. Is this in your own garden, Anna? Wonderful pic

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    1. Thanks Annette. These sunflowers were not in our garden I'm sad to say but in the garden of the campsite in Shropshire where we recently stayed for a couple of nights.

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    1. Thanks for visiting and commenting Elaine :)

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  8. Astonishing, Anna - but quite ugly in their hugeness, don't you think? ;)

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    1. Oh no ugliness Cathy as far as I was concerned - their sunny faces on a rainy day were so cheery and their size a great talking point :)

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  9. Wow, that's staggering! I forgot to sow sunflowers this year in time, apart from the diminutive Vanilla Ice, we're definitely missing them. Sara

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    1. Me too Sara - will have to remedy that omission when it comes to the next lot of seed orders :)

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  10. I guess we've all sown the seeds of 'Russian giant', probably when we were schoolkids. I suppose there's a kick to be had in growing a large beast like this.

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    1. Great fun for kids Rob and a real show stopper on a camp site. I imagine that sunflowers would do well in your neck of the woods :)

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All your comments are much appreciated and treasured. I wil try to reply to everyone who leaves a comment, but it may take me a few days, especially when I start spending more time in the garden and at the lottie. I know that you will understand :) I am sure that I will also visit your blog if I have not already done so. If you have any specific questions I will either reply to them here or you can email me at : thegreentapestry@gmail.com

Namasté

- Anna.