Autumn Colours

Okay – Post No.2 – I’m trying out a new theme ……..

It’s a brilliant, sparkling autumn day in Sydney.  We’ve been having unseasonably warm weather this month, but I’m not complaining.  The days have been cool to start, warming up to a lovely sunny midday and then cooling again to a mild evening.

I wanted to celebrate the last of the colour in my garden.


Isn’t the pure purpleness of the Tibouchina just gorgeous!!

Sweet Intoxication

This is a rose called Sweet Intoxication.  It really lives up to it’s name – the perfume is sweet and rich and reminiscent of turkish delight.


I’m hoping these pansies/violas will stay around and continue to brighten my courtyard when winter sets in.

Iceberg rose

Nothing beats the beauty of a white Iceberg rose!!

Arum lily

Although, the perfection of this Arum Lily comes close ….


If only this lovely Camellia flower lasted longer before fading ….


More Camellias …


Love the vibrancy of  the colours of the Kumquats!!

Rosemary flowers

Even the Rosemary is beautiful !!


But, alas, this is the future … soon the garden will be covered in the fallen leaves of the neighbouring Liquid Amber tree.

Do you love flowers or foliage in your garden?



About ElaineM

Ramblings about life, food and things that make me happy!! I'm a mom with a lovely son, a loving husband and a happy life and I wanted to share that with you. I work part-time and try to keep up with a busy life the rest of the time.
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