Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Lily of the Valley - Happy Earth Day!

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From my garden for 'Earth Day': a colored pencil drawing of a potted Lily of the Valley (Lelietje van Dalen).

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"Lily of the Valley" sold
6"h x 5"w, colored pencil on Stonehenge paper
April, 2015 ~ Utrecht, Netherlands

Instead of planting the lilies of the valley directly in the garden, I prefer to keep them in pots because, in my garden, they would take over. The bees would love that, but I'd have to thin them out all the time!  I love the smell when I walk by the pots and the bees do too. :o)

Happy Earth Day, 2015!




Judy
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