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if memory serves me right, this was my attempt to capture Jupiter and the moon
these are the only 2 shots worth posting, but keep in mind it was 1 o'clock in the morning lol




 

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I don't seem to have a shot of my customer service shirt, Love ... I'll take one with the small camera tomorrow, I'm gonna wear it to work
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yep ~ I agree with Bamber here ~ getting use to a new camera is one thing ~ to get 'night' shots shows patience [and we all agree, a little luck as well] ~ great images darlin' girl
 

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hubby planted this last year, said it blooms all year, but it just never did, and then one day I was out feeding the birds ...





I have no idea what it is, but I think we need another one lol
Does it have a mocha fragrance? Could be a crossvine (bignonia capriolata).
 

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hubby planted this last year, said it blooms all year, but it just never did, and then one day I was out feeding the birds ...





I have no idea what it is, but I think we need another one lol
It looks similar to tecoma (orange jubilee) shrub
 

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we have these spreading everywhere

I have them too they are purple Iris’s ~ they are from bulbs I separate mine when they get to clunky
and replant them in other parts of the yard, I’d leave your alone as your yard is more wild I love them
they bloom every May ❤️
 

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Also good shots of the moon those are always a tough one to get

Thanks for sharing all the pics :)
 

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I have them too they are purple Iris’s ~ they are from bulbs I separate mine when they get to clunky
and replant them in other parts of the yard, I’d leave your alone as your yard is more wild I love them
they bloom every May ❤️
we had to do that where they're up against the house, we hope to fill in the area between the cedar fence and the house with 'em 1high5.gif
hubby probably knows what it is, I'll have to ask him

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I had a look at these as well [some time back we had something similar in our old garden. They could well be Iris Versicolor ~ a species native to North America, over here the RHS call them either Blue Flag or Boston Iris ~ and the pictures I found look very similar to your photograph darlin' girl. And as our Mnazy has said, they are also known as Purple Iris but have other names as well.
 

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I know the Iris, I just don't know what hubby's bloomer is
I tried asking him the other night, but he was too tired to recall, bless his heart lol

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love them all..you sure are getting great at using your new camera
that is an awesome home Joel has...they must be so happy
lmao at jack
that is a really nice job on the cat walk huuby did awesome job
that tree and those flowers look awesome too
thanks for showing them all(y)
 

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ya'll know this guy! lol



they're saying he probably won't ever recover full use of the ring fingers on both hands, but considering where he was, that's a win in my book!
that kid in the "never finish" tshirt is my cat sitter lol ♥