In My Ditch

This time of year the ditches around here are looking quite pretty with all the wildflowers (or weeds if you prefer).  All those flowers are quite popular with all the bugs.

I took just a short walk the other day and found many pretty blooms.

Linking to Crazy Daze of Summer, Farm Photo FridayFriday Photo, and lots of little bugs for Camera Critters.

24 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. TexWisGirl
    Jul 06, 2012 @ 17:38:11

    they are lovely! nice to still see green there. i love the chicory blooms.

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  2. Pat
    Jul 06, 2012 @ 17:52:55

    Pretty wildflowers. I love the shot of the Queen Anne’s Lace by the roadside.

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  3. chapinranch
    Jul 06, 2012 @ 18:20:36

    Looks like your pretty green there Teresa , here were dry and brown mostly .
    Garden is having to water it every other day or two to keep it growing . Our temps in missouri have been 102 and so on with high heat indexes :-( Praying we get some rain soon . Is sweet to see such lovely flowers Teresa :-)

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    • Teresa
      Jul 09, 2012 @ 20:11:34

      It’s horribly dry here too, with the same kind of heat. It still looks green, but it is just crunchy. Hope you get some rain soon.

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  4. Mimi Foxmorton
    Jul 06, 2012 @ 18:28:02

    Beautiful!

    But *In My Ditch* is not the title I want to stumble upon while you’re on the road! lol

    I read once about *flower bombs*……
    You wrap some wild flower seeds and a rock in a wet paper towel and toss them out randomly into ditches as you are driving.
    :)

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    • Teresa
      Jul 09, 2012 @ 20:12:22

      That is a fun idea. In Iowa many of the ditches have been seeded with wild flowers already. :-) Luckily it was just the flowers and not me in the ditch.

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  5. Alica
    Jul 06, 2012 @ 19:29:39

    Your ditch is beautiful! :)

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  6. Pondside
    Jul 06, 2012 @ 20:31:25

    So much beauty in a ditch! I haven’t seen the lilies growing wild for some time, but up here we have many lupins and foxgloves in the ditches.

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  7. Coloring Outside the Lines
    Jul 06, 2012 @ 20:51:44

    For some reason those ditch flowers will grow in even the toughest of conditions- nice collection of pretties!

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  8. Gail
    Jul 06, 2012 @ 20:54:09

    I love wildflowers! That first cat-o-nine tails photos reminded me of an old moldy corn dog for some reason! Anyway, these are all gorgeous. Thanks for sharing.

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  9. Marigold and the Goatmother
    Jul 06, 2012 @ 21:40:28

    I do hope the Beaver doesn’t get mired in the wildflowers. :)

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  10. Mama Zen
    Jul 07, 2012 @ 08:35:25

    What a gorgeous collection of shots!

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  11. Jen
    Jul 07, 2012 @ 10:18:13

    You have a very pretty ditch :)

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  12. Candy C.
    Jul 08, 2012 @ 16:06:43

    Lovely wildflowers! :)

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  13. Sanghamitra
    Jul 10, 2012 @ 01:30:17

    Beautiful photography and texture!
    Thanks for sharing.
    Hope to see you on my blog:)

    Reply

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