Friday, January 30, 2009

Daily Flower 4: Flowers from Chinese new Year

Narcissus (水仙)

My mother always had Narcissus at home for the Chinese New Year.  She put the bulbs in a plate with water and left them for flowering.  I bought some this year also and did the same.  They bloom very well and are very fragrant.  


We also have cut flowers such as lily to put in a vase.  They are usually white and this year I got the red ones.  They became full-bloom yesterday.


kRiZ cPEc said...

beautiful shot of Narcissus. Thanks for sharing, do you have peach flowers there? Wish you a prosperous year of the OX.

uncleawang said...

Beautiful shot of flowers.Thanks for sharing and have a wonderful weekend.

Robert V. Sobczak said...

Great zoom in: I remember the text books of my youth couldn't capture the parts of the flower as vividly as you can show on your blog. Great photography.

shahspot said...

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