Thursday, June 28, 2012

Floral Friday

 I don't know the name of this flower which I saw in a garden. Can somebody tell me its name?
The damask rose has a wonderful scent. It is traditionally used to prepare itr or attar, a Persian perfume.
You can see many flowers and contribute your own flower pictures here.

7 comments:

  1. Such lovely colorful flowers for the day! I don't know the name of the first one, but it is delightful! Hope you have a great weekend!

    Sylvia

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  2. lovely pictures, i cna almost smell the rose! :)

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  3. Beautiful flowers, love that rose shot.

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  4. i remember my grandmother's roses--love the scent!

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  5. salutations, the plant that you're inquiring about is from south america, mostly peru, streptosolen jamesonii, common name is marmalade bush, it changes colour from yellow, to orange & then red, if you want one, contact san marcos growers out in california, usa, their website is: smgrowers.com. sincerely, joel

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