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All Abloom, Japan’s Beauties

It was in the high 50’s here today in New York which left us feeling more like early spring than the end of January. To experience some of the colors of spring, I took myself to Japan Bloom Fair 2012 at the Japan Society. More than three hundred varieties of flowers grown in Japan are on display and as you can see, the product is absolutely stunning. I went a little crazy photographing the sweet peas. The range of colors and abundance of frills was overwhelming. The show promises to be a feast for the eyes! And it will help tide you over until Spring really does arrive.
Sherbet-hued Ranunculus.Giant Tweedia bouquets.Wild sweet peas.Anemones.Lisianthus.Ruffled Tweedia mimicking gardenias.Pink Tweedia.Scabiosa.Dianthus, aka Carnations.A Rainbow of Sweet Peas.A parting gift of the most fragrant and impeccably-blossomed sweet peas. Thank you NaniwaFEX!Photography Beth Horta for Sweet Sabelle.

This entry was published on January 31, 2012 at 12:32 am. It’s filed under All Abloom Japan's Beauties and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

10 thoughts on “All Abloom, Japan’s Beauties

  1. Dawn Hubbard on said:

    Beth, truly a wonderful treat to wake up to! Gorgeous! If this show is running much longer, I must go! Thanks for sharing!

  2. botanicart on said:

    Great pictures!

  3. botanicart on said:

    Reblogged this on botanicart.

  4. Beautiful, stunning colors — thank you, Bethy!

  5. Wow! Absolutely incredible!

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