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Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Threeleaf Foamflower (Tiarella trifoliata)

These delicate blossoms belong to another member of the saxifrage family, the Threeleaf Foamflower (Tiarella trifoliata). This is from my recent walk up Mount Douglas.


Anna said...

I love your flower photos...well, all of your photos, actually. I lived in Victoria from 1994 through 1999, so your blog is like a trip down memory lane.

JoJo said...

Such a pretty and delicate plant!

Kris said...

That is indeed lovely.

Dean Lewis said...

' Exquisite ' is the word that comes to mind.
And terrific, complementing bokeh.

Benjamin Madison said...

Thanks Anna, I've been enjoying your blog as well though I've never lived in New Westminster, though I grew up in an around Vancouver.

Thanks JoJo and Kris for your kind remarks. If you want to read an interesting blog from a very 'out of the way' place, try Kris' blog (just click on his name to go to his profile.)

Thanks Dean - as usual you are too kind.

Kim said...

Truly lovely. Gwyn up in Juno featured so red and pink saxifrage on her blog recently, and I realized they'd be perfect for my shady side yard.

Thank you again for taking me up Mt. Douglas. I was thinking of it when I was at Deception pass and hiking on some similar rock/trails and saw Gary Oak and other elements that reminded me of that wonderful day and the vistas from the top.