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lovely shades of cosmos. what a pretty cut vase these would make
Cosmos...I remember these flowers from back East when I lived there prior to 1988. I am still able to have these flowers here in Arizona as well....enjoy!
Tree Dahlia by shinichiro*, via Flickr. so perfectly beautiful.
My mom had one of these in our yard, I never knew what it was called. Thanks, made my day!
Cosmos - Pink against Brilliant Blue Sky.
Cosmos garden (by yocca)
Love Cosmos! If you let them go to seed, they will come up year after year. They sometimes end up where you don't want them, but they're easy to thin.
I love Cosmos too. Whenever I see them I think of what Shug said in The Color Purple.
Cosmos choca mocha.....they smell like chocolate!....
In Sweden they call it chocolat flower
~~cosmos by yocca~~
Etsuji Cosmos Farm, Kasuya-machi, Kasuya-gun, Fukuoka prefecture, Japan
super easy to grow.