Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Pic Today 8/7/18




SURPRISE

Tall stems.
Beautiful pink blooms.
But where are the leaves?

All over town,
these tall beauties
have sprouted up.

"Surprise Lilies"
are well named,
as they all pop up
at the same time in
our hot August weather.

They are actually 
Lycoris Squamigera
in the amaryllis family.

So pretty.



6 comments:

  1. For me? :))

    The scent of these flowers is strong.
    Pink kisses
    (^^)

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  2. lovely photos and flowers.
    when i lived in California these would pop up as well, we called them naked ladies.

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  3. These are some gorgeous looking flowers! I love the hue of pink on the petals. Thanks for the share, have a fantastic rest of your day. Keep up the posts.
    World of Animals

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  4. We have a lot of them here in KY. They are beautiful!

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