Monday, June 23, 2008

Meiji Jingu: iris garden

Meiji Jingu iris garden

iris
Taken the weekend before last.

13 comments:

  1. Stunning as always :) You take such great close up pictures. I love how the texture of the petals shows so well.

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  2. The detail is exquisite! Gorgeous shots.

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  3. Perfect! Can I use one of your pictures again? :)

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  4. The irises are exquisite. So beautiful.

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  5. This is a beautiful garden... lovely purple flowers. Nice photographs. :)

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  6. Lovely shots!! They look velvety :D

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  7. Thanks everyone for your kind comments as always. :)

    Joy- Sure. Did you see the picture of irises in my PhotoHunt: Water post too? I actually took loads of iris photos this year so let me know if you'd like more.

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  8. Love the photos. Irises always remind me of english gardens for some reason. Maybe i saw a lot of them growing up? Or maybe we had some in our garden at home when i was growing up?

    And i didn't even know that Meiji Jingu had an iris garden!

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  9. MissSin- Irises always make me think of Japanese gardens. :)

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  10. Those are beautiful photos, Nat!

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  11. Awe, thanks! I'll be sure to give ya a holler when I'm in need. :) (Can you tell I've been reading southern novels?) LOL

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  12. Thanks Wendy.

    And you're welcome, Joy. :)

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