I have Mums!



Today I would like to invite you over to Mellow Yellow Monday . Last week was the first time I linked up to this blog so, now that we are old friends over there I can invite company! LOL

And tomorrow I am linking this post to Bloomin' Tuesday over at Jean's Blog, "Ms. Green Thumb Jean". She is going to be so surprised that I am posting a flower picture! I have only posted pictures of trees over there. So, Shhhhhh...let's just surprise her tomorrow!

Okay, on to my Mums! A couple of years ago, the Hubs got some clearanced mums way after the season for some extremely low price. I think he got 5 of them. He planted them in one of our flower beds and we waited to see if they would survive through the winter. Well, last Summer/Fall sadly there were no mums. We were a little bummed but, it was a risk to plant them when we did. And to be honest, I have never had much luck with mums coming back each year.

Well lo and behold, this little lady sprouted up a couple of weeks ago and is bloomin' like crazy! I am so excited to see these bright yellow flowers when I really didn't think I would.








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14 comments :

  1. I can see you waving... there you are...lol
    I actually live 9 hours away from my mom in Windsor. I enjoyed the view and the company.
    I have Aunts and her children that live all around Michigan... Beautiful State Diann
    I have some mums that popped our also, pink and purple.
    Thanks for the lovely comments.
    Love Claudie
    xoxo
    P,S. It's 3 am I better get to bed.. this darn blogging just won't stop lol

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  2. oh what a lovely yellow flowers. I love it. wish i can hold them now. Happy MYM.

    mine is up too.

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  3. Yay! I have only one mum that came back. She's about to bloom with bright purplish flowers :)

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  4. Isn't it wonderful when the lost returns? We make more fuss of that one than we do the many that were there before. Very lovely bright yellow - the color of joy, for sure.

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  5. The chysanthemums are such a welcomed sight this time of year.

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  6. Nice mums! The yellow ones are always so bright! I haven't seen a mum I didn't like, have you?

    Thank you for visiting my blog, Time Stand Still.

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  7. How nice your mums came up for you, mine either never come up or when they do, they look so bad that I wish they wouldn't of bothered. Yours are beautiful

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  8. How lovely! YOUR mums are much nicer than the ones I shared along with Gazanas today ;--)
    Hugs and blessings,

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  9. Oh I want mums! I'm too cheep to get any of the ones I've seen so far! Enjoy yours!
    Happy Monday!
    Hugs, Lisa

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  10. I've never had much luck either. I usually buy a pot, let my bloom and dry and then throw the whole thing away until next year. :)
    Lovely yellow!
    Thanks for stopping by!

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  11. What a great suprise and a wonderful sunshiney yellow!

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  12. How beautiful! I just love mums. I had two big ones that we bought last year, but unfortunately I didn't get them in the ground in time for them to come back. Thanks for stopping by!!

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  13. Nice surprise! Nothing like a brightly colored garden surprise to put a smile on your face! Jean

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  14. Beautiful mums! Love their bright, shiny faces in the fall!

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