Wordless Wednesday: Summer Blooms

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Real Estate Agent with Evers & Company Real Estate, Inc. AB95346

I took this photo when I was at Monticello in the beautiful gardens there.  I loved the colors, especially the blueish purple-ish colors.  Monticello is Thomas Jefferson's home near Williamsburg, Virginia.  The home and the gardens are just beautiful, and full of opportunities to test your camera, be it a fancy one or an I-Phone.  I took this with a sort of fancy one.  

 

 

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Great photo Pat. You can't beat hanging out near TJ's place

Aug 03, 2011 11:29 PM #12
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Gorgeous, Pat!  Like Richard, I'd love to visit Monticello one day as well.  Hope you're having a great week...

Aug 03, 2011 11:33 PM #13
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Pat

What a beautiful photo. I've never been to Monticello but this is almost as good.

Jeff

Aug 03, 2011 11:47 PM #14
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Very pretty photo.  I can remember taking my son here many years back when I was homeschooling.  It was a field trip!  A LONG field trip! 

Aug 04, 2011 01:13 AM #15
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I love the splash of read amongst the lilac and green.  Good eye there, Pat.

Aug 04, 2011 01:43 AM #16
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Great photos Pat! I also love those colors. Kind of periwinkle blue.

Aug 04, 2011 06:23 AM #17
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Pat, i was in my teens when i went to Monticello and it would be a great re-visit...the blue flowers are blue delphiniums and are one of my favorite flower.  Unfortunately, my local ground varmints enjoy them too and they never last at my house!  thanks for sharing

Aug 04, 2011 06:37 AM #18
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Good morning Pat,

I barely remember visiting Monticello with my family..I do remember I was impressed because of the history and beautiful flowers. Your photo certainly is beautiful..I love the splash of red too!

Aug 04, 2011 07:06 AM #19
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Wayne Martin
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You deserve all the kudos you are receiving for taking this wonderful shot and sharing it! Enjoy the day!

Aug 04, 2011 07:27 AM #20
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Jay Markanich
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I love Monticello and have been many times.  Mr. Jefferson was so, so far ahead of his time.

Aug 04, 2011 08:07 AM #21
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Gorgeous flowers.  I would love to revisit Monticello.  Haven't been to that lovely part of the world in 30 years. Pathetic, considering how close it is to DC. 

Aug 04, 2011 10:20 AM #22
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Beautiful...........reminds me of my flower garden in Germany years ago! Most of those flowers just don't do well down here in this heat.

Aug 04, 2011 11:25 AM #23
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Love that shot of red in the center!  Just beautiful!!

Aug 04, 2011 11:41 AM #24
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It's so hot and dry here! We are rationed on water so most of the flowers are dying. Those are a sight for sore eyes!!

Aug 04, 2011 12:14 PM #25
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Seriously? Blooms in summer? We're all dead around here with no rain in months!

Aug 04, 2011 05:02 PM #26
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Hi Pat, Monticello is such a lovely place to visit and take pictures.  Like your composition with the reds in the center.

Gloria

Aug 04, 2011 11:35 PM #27
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What a gorgeous mix of colors ! Lovely shot Pat !

Aug 04, 2011 11:45 PM #28
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The flowers are wonderful all over the country this year!  Glad you stopped to shoot and share them with us!

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Aug 05, 2011 12:15 AM #29
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Pat - Simply beautiful! I think you know how much we love flowers. This is a very pretty mix. Nice shot. It certainly has been a great year for flowers this year on the east coast.

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I would love to visit the east coast one day and tour all the old homes, especially homes like Tomas Jefferson's home.






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