Saturday, February 4, 2012

Today's Flowers

I have finally found out the name of these flowers -
 they are Himalayan balsam,
 a member of the impatiens family.
 They are an annual, but grow to be 6 feet tall.
 To see more flowers, something other than snow and ice, click the icon on the right.
 

5 comments:

EG Wow said...

They are very attractive but extremely invasive, unfortunately! They have escaped gardens because they produce an enormous amount of seeds.

Carver said...

The flowers are very beautiful. I love the way they look against the blue sky.

LindyLouMac in Italy said...

What beautiful flowers, it is lovely to know the name as well, thanks for finding out.

Marie said...

It's a beautiful flower! I love the shot with the bee. Thanks for sharing the info on it, and the wonderful pictures!

jeannette said...

Sorry I'm very late,for TF, but I love the several colors within these flowers, and so dainty!

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