Sunday, February 7, 2010


After our winter snow storm, a little reminder of last summer's roses.

TODAY’S FLOWER’S was created by our good friend Luiz Santilli Jr.

You can find beautiful and unusual flowers from all over the world by clicking here.


  1. Roses forever - so, so beautiful. What prettiness to wake up to this morning Denise.
    Thank you

  2. I just want to bury my nose into them. They are so inviting.

  3. Gorgeous roses, Denise. They remind me of warmer days.

  4. So pretty, I could almost smell them!! Thanks! ~karen

  5. We need something like these lovely flowers to remind us Denise.

  6. That was quite the snowstorm you got! These roses are a lovely reminder of spring and summer to come.

  7. Lovely roses and I know they will bloom again in our gardens.
    Great shots.

  8. The cold in the north and hot flashes here are getting worse. We are melting and you buried in the snow ...
    Your roses were beautiful and will bring forth the most beautiful yet the next season.

    A great week for you.

  9. I can't decide which photo I like the best, decisons, decisions, okay the first one then if I have to pick...LOL

    Gill in Canada

  10. Those are wonderful rose shots. I hope you are making out o.k. in the storm.

  11. Very pretty and delicate! I long to see something like this growing outside!

  12. I'll bet it's nice to think about ROSES --while sitting the house trapped by 2 feet of snow!!!!! Yipes!!!

    Be careful--both you and hubby....

  13. Those are beautiful shots Denise.

    My flower is here, have a lovely day!

  14. Lovely colors...what did your snow measure?

  15. Absolutely BEAUTIFUL .. methinks I can smell them across the Blogosphere.
    Hugs and blessings,

  16. Your flowers are always magnificent!
    Beautiful post Denise, well done!
    Léia :)

  17. Great shots of the roses, Denise. They are so beautiful.

  18. JJ, so happy you enjoyed them.

    diane, me too :)

    eileeninmd, and again me too. I look forward to that.

    KaHolly, almost and I think I might treat myself when I can drive up to the store, to do just that.

    Roy, isn't that the truth?

    imac, most definitely

    Stine in Ontario, it was and another on Tuesday :( Hopefully it will only be a dusting, hopefully. Roll on spring!

    guild-rez, something to look forward to.

    Rosamaria, our weather is opposite isn't it? Can't wait for the roses to bloom again, and a great week for you too.

    Gill - That British Woman, that's one of my favorites.

    Carver, thank you. Hubby actually cleared the driveway enough to get up to the store. I never thought that would happen this early :)

    VALKYRIEN, thank you and me also.

    Betsy from Tennessee, it certainly is. Gregg is slowly digging us out though, bless him. We'll be careful Betsy, thanks for the concern :)

    wenn, I love them too. One of those timeless classics that we never get tired of.

    Digital Flower Pictures, don't they just?

    chubskulit, thank you and I'll be visiting your blog very soon.

    Pat's Addition, I haven't seen the official measure but at least two-and-a-half feet.

    happilyretired, sending them your way :) Hugs and blessings,

    Cezar and Léia, thank you Léia, such kind words.

    eden, thank you.

    Richard @ The Bewildered Brit, thank you too.

  19. What beautiful colors. Brightens up a cold snowy day. Here temp is now up to 22, but this snow is going to be around for a while, plus we're told to expect more on Tuesday.

  20. How utterly enchanting....
    A lovely reminder of lucious growing days ahead !
    Just precious.

  21. the captures are lovely...the summer lighting makes them warm and inviting :)
    we had about 14 inches of snow this weekend. finally dug the driveway out today...temps in the 40s.

  22. Beautiful roses!! They look soft as silk!

  23. Hmmmm, I could smell them! Great macros too. I love your new header.

  24. Beautiful close-up of delicate petals.

  25. Very, very beautiful, I agree with Diane, they are so alluring.

  26. Checking in from Newark airport - all systems go - the airport is quite nice.

    I always think of your Dad when I see roses. Fond memories.

    Plane leaves for LAX at 3:30.

    Love, Gregg

  27. These flowers are so beautiful... wonderful reminder of spring.

  28. Beautiful roses and photos. Their warm colors and delicate look give us a bit of energy till they bloom again.

  29. All beautiful but I think I favour the last one with the pretty centre. A x

  30. Oooh, I just love the bottom one. The brilliance of those little tiny waving things that smell so good! I really ought to learn the names of the flower parts, shouldn't I?

  31. Very beautiful flowers, makes me long for Spring and all the things that come with it. Thank you for coming by and leaving such a kind thought.

  32. good photos. I like it. Smile. :)