Monday, March 30, 2015

Falling Water Gardens

Do I, Sweet William The Scot, have a Pansy on my nose?
 
Every Spring most people who live in Cincinnati go to the Spring Flower Show at the Krohn Conservatory.  This year it was called Falling Water Gardens.
Right inside the door was this lovely Easter Lily Tree.
A path of Lilies lead you to the wing where the  Falling Water Garden was displayed.
You could hear the sound of water dripping and running as you walked along the path.
The display had every color of Pansy you could imagine. 
Beautiful Hydrangea.
All with the ever flowing water.
The water had become a wishing well for people.
You walked over bridges with water running under you.
Pebbles, water and flowers.
Lee loves the little Viola.
Well lets see our yard has the tiny pebbles and water puddles from all the rain. 
Guess two out of three is not to bad.
 
Thanks for being a friend
Traveling down the road and back again
Your heart is true and your a friend of mine
Signing Off 
Sweet William The Scot
 

Just for Kismet!
According to British folklore, picking black pansies is not without risk. If picked on a sunny day, it is thought to bring a storm - but if picked before the dew dries on its petals, it foretells the death of a loved one.

29 comments :

  1. SW those are fabulous displays and what a wonderful garden to visit. That made us all cheery. Have a marvellous Monday.
    Best wishes Molly

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  2. I don't see any black pansies.

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    1. You want Black Pansies ~ well you got them. Now don't blame me for your luck.
      SWTS

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  3. What a beautiful display. I luffs pansies, we have loads in our garden and they are just flowering again after winter
    Loves and licky kisses
    Princess Leah xxx

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  4. Kismet should be careful what you wish for. Glad it's not my wishing.
    Sweet William I loved seeing the flowers as mom and me are thinking that Spring is not coming to us this year.
    Bentley

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  5. Lovely flowers. Mommy wishes she could go there right now. It snow flurried this morning our way.

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  6. Lobe the black pansies - I had those growing on the deck last year and they looked just like velvet

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  7. OMD what BEAUTIFUL Flowers... so grandly displayed..
    OH the one on your NOSE is super TOO... It goes well with your furs...

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  8. Love love LOVE seeing all those beautiful flowers!

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  9. We thought that yellow pansy was stuck to your nose!

    Gorgeous flowers. We love the black pansies best!

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  10. Wow, what a beautiful place! My peeps love flowers and waterfalls so they'd really like that. Thanks for letting us see. Gee, if Spring would ever get going I might get some flowers in my yard. BOL
    Grr and Woof,
    Sarge, Police Commish

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  11. What pretty colours in that falling water garden.
    Gail says every garden in Scotland is a falling water garden, as it's always raining!
    Toodle pip!
    Bertie,

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  12. Mom loves pansies!! They remind her of her mom. that looks like a lovely place to visit - thanks for sharing Sweet William
    hugs
    Mr Bailey, Hazel & Mabel

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  13. So lovely! Spring is coming! Spring is coming!

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  14. What a beautiful garden display. Thanks for sharing with us.

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  15. Okay so don't pick the black pansies but what if you leave a little peemail on them?

    Aroo to you,
    Sully

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  16. Wow those are so beautiful. Mommy is going crazy, she loves flowers. She can't wait for her favorite daffy's to come up in our yard.


    Loveys Sasha

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  17. that was wonderful to walk through this garden with you... but I rather stay away from the water... and I never will pick a black pansy....bet they are colored by the wicked witch from Dorothy's tale :o)
    easy rider

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  18. How colorful and beautiful! Thank you for the morning smiles, William ☺

    Love ya lots♥
    Mitch and Molly

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  19. WE will be sure and never plant those black pansies cos our mom would never remember that verse...otherwise what a beautiful garden.
    stella rose

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  20. What beautiful flowers! So spring FINALLY found you?

    Your Pals,

    Murphy & Stanley

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  21. Oh SW, that pansy on your snooter is FABulous!!! Though, it IS hiding your most HANDSOME face!
    Ma loves water features! We have three fountains here at home (she says they're a PIA, butts worth it cause all the burdies come and drink and bathe in them!!)
    And those blooms ~ amazin'!!! Ma wishes she could garden as good as that...she seems to have a brown thumb! BOL
    Kisses,
    Ruby ♥

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  22. How arooootiful! Mom LOVES pansies, violas, lilies and hydrangeas - she would've loved that show.
    Wally & Sammy

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  23. Oh the flowers are so pretty. Not sure that we want the black pansies!!

    Wags
    Oreo

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  24. How beautiful! Thank you for sharing. Just popping by to wish you a very happy Easter!

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    1. Hi Finn & Charlie ~ A Happy Easter Wish is coming back at you. Thanks for stopping by.
      SWTS & Lee

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