In a Vase on Monday: Nothing New

‘Tis Monday and time for a vase. Right now the flowers in my garden are limited to Encore azaleas, Knockout roses, and a few lingering annuals. This may be the last time for ‘Sunny Disposition’ iris, so, even though I have pictured it several times in recent weeks, it does happen to be the most colorful item for the vase this week.


My Arranger used the Japanese vase once again and added the lemon for color and whimsy.

My thanks again to Cathy at Rambling in the Garden for starting this enjoyable meme. Visit her blog to see what she and others are displaying this week.

About johnvic8

John Viccellio retired after 24 years in the U. S. Navy and began to dig into gardening when he could finally land in one place. He completed the Master Gardener course in 1992 and has since designed and constructed two of his own gardens. He wrote a monthly garden column for ten years and was a regular contributor to Carolina Gardener magazine. John published his first book, Guess What's in My Garden!, in 2014. He lives in a retirement community in Matthews, NC.
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8 Responses to In a Vase on Monday: Nothing New

  1. How I love the Japanese style – and with a touch of whimsy! What could be better! Sayonara!


  2. Cathy says:

    Your iris really does look lemony, so I like the addition of the fruit! Beautifully arranged, as always. 🙂


  3. pbmgarden says:

    Lovely the way your arranger composed this. The lemon picks up the yellow from the irises.


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