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Where is the BLUE Blossom ?
« Reply #25 on: 01/05/2007 04:09:38 »


The National Flower of Texas !

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« Reply #26 on: 01/05/2007 05:59:46 »
I have those lovely little lupins in me yard! I love them.
 

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« Reply #27 on: 01/05/2007 21:56:59 »


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They're Indigo !! ;)
 

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« Reply #28 on: 02/05/2007 01:52:36 »
LOL nothing is really Blue..LOL
 

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« Reply #29 on: 31/07/2007 12:43:01 »
Here's another! (hydrangea nikko blue)

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« Reply #30 on: 31/07/2007 13:52:16 »
Here's another! (hydrangea nikko blue)




You spray painted it !!

*le sigh*....Ok.....there is blue blossom......but it seems I have to travel a fair way if I want to see  it !!

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« Reply #31 on: 31/07/2007 14:01:02 »
Hydrangeas are dead common in the UK too! I'm sure any garden centre will have a few.

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« Reply #32 on: 31/07/2007 14:06:30 »
Hydrangeas are dead common in the UK too! I'm sure any garden centre will have a few.

You're welcome MR NeilEp

Then it's true...I am ' Blue-Blind '

.....however.....have you ever seen a tree blossoming blue blossoming blossom ?...here in the UK ?
 

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« Reply #33 on: 31/07/2007 14:16:44 »
The Lilac can be blue(ish) (Syringa vulgaris "Wedgewood blue" for example), but you're right, there are very few trees. This is I think is not only because of the different methods of naural pollination, but also to do with customer demand. Hybrids are made of many flowers, especially roses for their scent or colours, but as trees take rather longer to mature, the flower colour is less in demand.
 

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