Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Spring is finally here! :) Wordless wednesday No. 21


48 comments:

  1. Lovely....it is very nice to have plants in the house...they make the whole place look lively, isnt it?

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  2. I love the yellow flowers! and the pots! And is that coriander in the pot?

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  3. MS: The yellow flowers are baby daffodils! I love them too! :) First pot had coriander and second one has mint :) Handy while i am cooking--freshest fresh :)

    Varsh: Absolutely!

    Both of you--how in the world do you comment just seconds after I publish?! (very pleased too--thank you!!)

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  4. That is thanks to feedburner and the likes. Looks really pretty. I have tulsi in a pot too along with dhania and pudina

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  5. BEAUTIFUL!!

    Small tulip plants have started showing up in my garden too --- I love this season.

    So nice to have mint and coriander handy :P

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  6. Life begins: yes--very handy!! :) Thanks :)

    Ritu: yes--I know about feedburners etc--but still within seconds is superquick! :) I used to have Tulsi too..I miss it now! I used to have so many plants of tulsi in pune--and I used to chew a few leaves :)same pinch on dhania and pudina :)

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  7. jus minutes before i was here and then went back to see ur old blogs.( i was touched by the post on your father) and now i see two beautiful picture post cards. Too beautiful for words.Lovely garden you must be maintaining.

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  8. Lovely pics!We too have ajwain, curry leaves, chillies and tulsi at home :) I will ask papa to grow coriander and mint now :P I'll love them too!

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  9. Mamta: Now look what you went and did ..boooohhoooo --i too sued to have ajwain, green chillies and tulsi in pune.I miss my old garden so much now!And to top it here i have to do everything myself and you can tell your papa..Life is just not fair!! I am now officially sulking for the rest of the day. And I am entitled to sulk :-):-)

    Asha: Garden here in UK is very different from one I had in India. Here everything is seasonal and you gotta do everything yourself.
    My dad--you will find many posts about him. My book happened because of that and I have dedicated the book to him--it was totally for him.

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  10. :( Awwwwww... sorry...please please please don't sulk else this entire place will go gloomy... and we definitely dont want that ever!

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  11. Mamta, was totally in jest!! :) I aint sulking :P This is just 'cribbing' for sake of it :P :)

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  12. Amazing snaps.. :) U not only are a good writer but a gifted lenswoman too.. :) Btw,I love that misty window on the second photo.. :)

    Bangalore?? :)

    Love,
    Nikhil

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  13. The 1st pic is soooo pretty!!!! Plants sure brigten up a room:-)!!!

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  14. Wonderful! I saw some little leaves poking up yesterday -- soon!

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  15. Beth: yes! I am waiting too!!

    Reflections: oh yes--very much!

    Multimenon/Nikhil: Oh no--this is my home in UK. I am based in UK. I do love photography (too) :)

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  16. From the photographs it does appear as if Spring is here. However from the weather outside I would say brrrr (winter continues). Nice pictures - maybe as good as mine I would say. ;)

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  17. Lovely pictures? is it difficult to grow coriander and mint in a pot? I wanted to try buying some but I have not had plants at home earlier.. what do you suggest?

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  18. So pretty delicate and fragrant. container gardening offers such bright spots of delight.

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  19. The best time of the year always brings a cheer!!! Lovely window garden, Preeti!
    I like your arrangement of the daffodils in that glass container.
    Have an awesome day!
    Gayu

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  20. Gorgeous!!!! I love spring flowers. xoxo

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  21. I love the on-set of spring, it promises so much, lets hope it delivers a perfect Summer for us all

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  22. Hi Preeti,

    I am also happy in NY after more then 3months we had temperature above 15 C and its just amazing.... to get rid from those multiple layer clothes... and always running for cover...
    And its just matter of time trees will have new shoots... and it will be beutiful back again..

    Btw... If interested some of the snaps that i took during the last couple of snow falls..

    This one is from the snow fall we had on 26th Feb close to 30 inches in 36 hrs...
    http://picasaweb.google.com/Anish1chat/Snowfall26Feb10

    And this one was on 10 Feb
    http://picasaweb.google.com/Anish1chat/SnowFeb102010

    Cheers and enjoy the weather.

    /Anish

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  23. I love plants in the house...and have started to keep them and trying hard to take care of them too..

    Which are the yellow ones in the second pic?

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  24. Loved your book. Just read it in one go. Expect some more books from you.

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  25. Beautiful pics...u know it shows that there is a loving caring tender pair of hands that is taking care of it

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  26. Lovely:) Corriander & pudina chutney is what I'm thinking;)

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  27. Cool idea to have everything handy !!

    lovely n colorful..

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  28. The first picture - beautifully clicked and very very pretty flowers - what r they ??
    Your post made a very cheerful end to a otherwise tiring day !

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  29. Sundari: handy indeed :) Thanks :)

    Lostworld: And some hot samosas to go with it please!

    Sindhu: i do water them without fail :)

    Abishek: Glad you enjoyed it! Yes--my second book i about 90% complete. Welcome to my blog and thank you for taking the time to comment.

    Anish: 15 sounds like heaven to me! Here it is still 6!! Your snow pics were lovely! It was just like that here too

    Aathira: same pinch! They make the house look so good, isnt it? Yellow ones are baby daffodils!!

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  30. Tim: Yes! lets hope we have a good summer!

    Gillian: thank you :) xoxo

    Gayu: thank you! Hope u have a great day too!

    Sukhmandir: thank you!

    Doli: not difficult to grow in a pot at all. You get readily potted ones. All they need is a little water, sunshine and care

    Satish: never as good as yours. You are the best! ;-)

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  31. Ruch: thanks ! :) First ones are Iris.

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  33. Hi Preeti........
    Beautiful snaps.....
    Spring is definately here.....so there is a spring in steps too :))
    Btw...wht flowers are those in your garden?
    Hey...I have tulsi and aloevera at home.....but coriander and mint is missing....I must getit quickly....

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  34. my favourite-est season!!
    it makes everything look like... umm, happiness!! :)
    was thinking of making an online album of my spring pictures too!

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  35. Lovely pictures preeti!! :)

    Decorating a room or space with flowers is one great way to instantly improve the overall appearance and atmosphere!!

    These colorful flowers just make the room brighter and livelier!!

    p.s>Loved your pots! :P

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  36. Wow such beautiful flowers! :)

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  37. Hi preeti... I recently started reading people's blogs and really liked your writing style.. 'Hole in the socks' reminded me of my sister and kids... pleased to read your entries... :)

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  38. Roohi: welcome to my blog! thank you :)happy u're happy :)

    Anu: yes!

    Anusha: i agree 100% Thanks :)

    Sucheta: if you share would love to see :)

    Ruj: The first one is Iris..The yellow ones are baby daffodils :)

    Swati:Thank U :)

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  39. Kwel its nice that you liked the pice...
    Cheers and have a nice weekend.

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  40. daffodils haina??

    very pretty :D

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  41. WoooW!! Very refreshing. I love the color :)

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  42. those are lovely flowers very colorful :)nice pictures preeti

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  43. Ani aset: thank you :)

    Niharika: same pinch! :)

    Raam pyari: yes--baby daffodils! Thank you :) You too are in UK?

    Anish: you too--have a super wekend. i showed the snow pics to atul and purvi too :)

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  44. Loved the way you've written over the beautiful pictures :)

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  45. Feels lovely isn't? My kitchen needs new pots too :-)

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  46. Please please please write a post on maintaining/growing plants :) These look lovely.

    Do you also keep potted plants inside the house?

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  47. Pretty pretty! I am intrigued by the daffodil container.....

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