Friday, July 1, 2011

Photo Friday: Cathedral Saint Éitenne, Botanical Garden - Fireworks in the Garden?

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photo copyright Judith Nijholt-Strong
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It Looks like Fireworks in the Garden!
Saint Étienne Cathedral Botanical Garden
Limoges, France ~ June 2011

It's coming up to the 4th of July celebrations in the US and as an American ex-pat, I do sometimes miss the festivities ... especially the firework displays and eating watermelon (and I mean big watermelons, not these tiny, expensive, things you get overhere... pffft!) *sigh*

Anyway, I shot the photo last month, in the botanical garden behind Limoge's Saint Étienne Cathedral, thinking it looked like a fancy firework. It does, sort of. 

However, I forgot to take a photo of the name card for this plant/flower. Anyone know what the name of this flower is?

:o)
Judy
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