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Longwood Gardens 10.3.11 - some non orchids

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    Default Longwood Gardens 10.3.11 - some non orchids

    These are favorites from the bonsai collection and a random hibiscus.

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    Thanks for looking! I had a lot of photos, so these were hard choices!

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    I could have "suffered through" more pics, Maura. heh

    Excellant yellow on that hibiscus! The fruit on the pomegranate is cute. Looks like someone hung a couple of those paper lanterns (albeit really tiny ones) on the tree.






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    Thanks, pavel. Nice Haunted House! And, BTW, the pomegranates are real - believe it or not - these bonsai experts are serious people.

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    Longwoods is one of my favorite gardens, when we lived in MD we visited at least 4 times a year. The Chrysanthemum Fest in the fall is amazing, there are several Mum bonsai, very cool.

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    Love that bonsai pomegranate! Awesome.

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    That fruits is so delicious....yummy.. sure the flesh is red in color, very pretty yellow hibiscus.

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    It looks like you had a great time! Keep posting photos

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    Love all of your photo shares from the Longwood Gardens, Maura. thanks!

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