Favorite Spring Flowers

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    We can't have them in our gardens now, but we can send them to one another. (Are you listening, Huggy?)

    Or just enjoy photos of them!

    Pink Parrot Tulips:


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    That is beautiful Madeline. I am going with "the first ones" as my answer to the OP. lol. Actually tulips have often been a fave...just wish they had a sweet fragrance.
     
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    For fragrance, I dun think you can beat......

    Lilacs!

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    Crocus, because they're the sign that warm weather is just around the corner.

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    They come later, but I have always loved peonies. I think they'd make a wonderful wedding bouquet....don't you, Huggy?

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    Totally agree with that one, Madeline. And of the many varieties of lilacs, only one has the sweetest and deepest fragrance but I can't recall which one...lol.
     
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    Hyacinths and Bluebonnets
     
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    I have never seen bluebonnets IRL, dilloduck...lovely choice!

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    We get zillions of wild ones if there has been enough rain during the winter----A sure sign that warm weather is back. Hyacinths just smell great.
     
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    Snowdrops

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