Heirlooms Blooming


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Eucharis lily (Eucharis grandiflora)

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 is a family heirloom from as far back as my grandmother.

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Grandfather’s rose has bloomed twice this summer and these are the last of the second bloom.

Grandfather’s rose was given to my grandmother when my mother was born in 1929. 


4 responses to this post.

  1. What a neat story about flowers and loved ones!


  2. I love hand me downs. My yard is full of plants that were gifts from family and friends.


    • I have several too. One has become a big problem and needs dug out, as in dig out little over half the butterfly garden. I’ll procrastinate until the heat breaks.


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