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.


  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!


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

  3. Beautiful flowers, love that rose shot.

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

  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: sincerely, joel