Wednesday, April 22, 2009

And the beat goes on

Lilac bloom

I continue my fascination with the progress of the lilac bush in the backyard. One of the first photos I took is here. And I'll continue to give you updates until the blessed day when the blooms completely open and the scent transports me somewhere heavenly.

13 comments:

The Good Life in Virginia said...

beautiful color...am enjoying the progress reports :)
have a wonderful evening

olivia said...

Delish!!! Keep 'em coming ... :D

Sara G said...

Beautiful photo! I can't wait till our lilac blooms too!!

msdewberry said...

I so anticipate the blooming of my lilacs. I wait all year for them and then try to enjoy them enough to keep me until next year. I love the scent!!
Beautiful flowers and photo!!

Brenda said...

Purple is such an inspiring and energetic color.
Brenda

Maria said...

love that color with the green background, what a great macro.
My lilac is beginning to bloom as well, it is the most heavenly scent

Joyce said...

I am so hooked on these and can't wait to see more. Just amazing.
Joyce

Mary said...

The anticipation is killing me. Now if only Blogger could relay the scent... ;)

Deb said...

You need smell-a-blog for me!

Gramma Ann said...

I love lilacs, they are my favorite spring flowers. And the smell is heavenly....Now I can't wait until mine bloom!

CM said...

Awesome photo! I was on a walk last evening and caught some wiffs of blooming lilac ... and you're right .... it's an amazing, heavenly scent!

CM - (better known as Dlyn's Cousin Mark)

Last Forty Percent said...

Beautiful colour - makes me excite for Spring to finally get here!

ami blackwelder said...

wow, ur photography is beautiful!