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Garden at the beginning of May.


Let´s play a gardener´s game.
Whoever will know names of the plants you will see here, please, write it down under these photos.

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first looks like a Viburnum
2nd Cornus or dogwood but not sure which one.
3rd is an iris wont know which one though. various species of differing heights.
4th is an allium
5th no idea
6th cystius [broom]

3 May, 2014


Hi, Steve, yes, you are right. The last two are Cystisus scoparius Scotch Broom Burkwoodii :-)

3 May, 2014


Hi Seaburngirl, yes, you have got them almost all.
1. Viburnum opulus
2. Cornus florida
3. Iris barbata Elatior
4. Allium
5. Will wait till somebody will have an idea....:-)
6. Cystisus scoparius

You were the best until now!

3 May, 2014


Too late to join Kat, but didn't do too bad as my answers were identical to SBG's. Not sure on No.5 - I neither recognise the leaf or the flowers.

3 May, 2014


I'll try to find the missing No 5 tomorrow - too late for me to think now, lol.

3 May, 2014


Looks like some kind of Acer.

3 May, 2014


No 5 one of the snakes bark maples Acer Davidii?

3 May, 2014


Love that Cornus! :))

3 May, 2014


Dgw@Absolutely correct!!! Tram-ta-ta-tá! :-)

4 May, 2014


Personally I don't bother very much about plant names, because I do not remember them for long.

4 May, 2014


So enjoy, lol.

4 May, 2014

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