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poisondartfrog

poisondartfrog
Barbourville, KY
(Zone 7a)

August 7, 2012
5:33 AM

Post #9232718

Karen recently re-energized my waning interest in Ipomoea and looking at the beautiful photos here completed the restoration.
I planted only one or two I. nils this year, but I found these volunteers more appealing than my purposeful plantings so I thought I would share them. If the background seems a little dark it is because I tend to have time to take photographs just as the flowers open at daybreak.
Alana

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helenahkh
Gautier, MS

August 7, 2012
6:17 AM

Post #9232784

Alana, thank you for posting. Your mg's volunteers blooms are beautiful!

bluespiral

bluespiral

(Zone 7a)

August 7, 2012
10:19 AM

Post #9233076

Alana - on #3 - love the planetary way large, pale nils reflect early morning light while the rest of the world is still dark :)

And Dany - yoohoo - are you noticing that #2 has a ray-flow pattern?

Just beautiful, Alana, methinks re-charging waning interest in morning glories is working both ways :)

will catch up later this evening,
karen
patootie
Jacksonville, AR
(Zone 7b)

August 7, 2012
12:44 PM

Post #9233218

Gorgeous blooms Alana.

poisondartfrog

poisondartfrog
Barbourville, KY
(Zone 7a)

August 8, 2012
2:57 AM

Post #9233844

Thank you very much for your kind words. I'd like to take some credit but they have pretty much taken care of themselves from start to finish.
dany12
szarvas
Hungary

August 8, 2012
3:05 AM

Post #9233848

Number 2 ...I can not believe my eyes!

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patootie
Jacksonville, AR
(Zone 7b)

August 8, 2012
12:54 PM

Post #9234506

LOL Dany but I agree completely. :-)
nifty413
Garland, TX
(Zone 8a)

August 8, 2012
1:43 PM

Post #9234571

Ditto to what Karen wrote! :-)

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