Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Tulip Blooms Alongside The Rideau Canal

Here we have daffodils growing in the grass on the slope leading onto the Flora Bridge ramp.


When I did the post on the bridge, I had one shot taken of the pond with a blossoming tree, and mentioned the bed of tulips at the far side. This is it, looking pretty in pink and red.


Of course every once in awhile a rogue tulip will make itself known. I like looking for them.

19 comments:

  1. the curved bed of tulips around the lake is very attractive.

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  2. It´s a pink world, in my case... egg-wise today ;-)

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  3. ...since travel is off the table, thanks for sharing all of this colors.

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  4. Tulips and daffodils, nature's springtime gifts to us.

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  5. @Red: it is.

    @Iris: pink indeed.

    @Tom: you're welcome.

    @Agnieszka: thank you.

    @Sharon: that they are.

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  6. I love the flowers around the pond, and was able to see the canal (I think) through railings and the bridge supports.

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  7. They use so many exotic double tulips in the plantings! Wonderful, William.

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  8. Another fantastic display. Tweeted.

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  9. Hello,
    The pinks are beautiful, my favorite today! Take care, Enjoy your day!

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  10. Your new picture above is fabulous.
    Haven't been to a park with flowers this year. I'm still cautious, giving preference to parks in my neighbourhood and those have no flower beds!!

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  11. I have never seen so many pink tulips before. Beautiful views!

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  12. Lovely place and colorful photos

    Be Safe, Be Well,
    A ShutterBug Explores,
    aka (A Creative Harbor)

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  13. A stroll where flowers grow is good for the soul.

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  14. Good to see there are rebel tulips too! :D

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  15. The adjacent curves make a nice image.

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  16. There is a line in the movie/book (I think it is in the book too) The Color Purple. It is something to the effect of: I think it upsets God when we walk past the color purple and fail to take notice of it. These photos remind me of it. There's not a lot of purple in them, but there is beauty. Thanks for sharing them here.

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