The blessings of rain, glorious rain!

The blessings of rain, glorious rain!

I was so sad when I read on Zanthan Gardens and Digging that their Oxblood lilies were beginning to bloom. I lovingly planted several clumps of them last year after MSS of Zanthan graciously shared hers with me. Sadly, the DOG got into them and I feared the worst last week when no signs of lilies appeared.

Then, after our 7 inches of rain over the last 3 days, I went out to investigate this morning and lo and behold, Oxblood lilies!

One big, beautiful clump of them. I have another straggler elsewhere, and there might be a few more — I’ll just have to wait and see. But this wonderful rain brought them out and they are so pretty and bright.

By | 2016-04-14T02:42:40+00:00 September 13th, 2009|Blog, Oxblood lilies, Sharing Nature's Garden|0 Comments

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