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Ever wonder …

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why the orange flower is called a blackberry lily?

Blackberry Lily & garden phlox

Blackberry Lily & garden phlox

After it’s done blooming, it turns into this:

Blackberry lily seeds

Blackberry lily seeds

Queen Anne's Lace; thistle; grass.

Queen Anne's Lace; thistle; grass.

As pretty as Queen Anne’s Lace is when it’s blooming, I must admit that at this stage, I really hate having to pick all the seeds out of Toby’s fur!

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Author: joyknits

Knitter, designer, tech editor, spinner sharing a home in the Missouri Ozarks with my husband (53 years and counting), 1 dog, 2 cats, and way too much stash!

5 thoughts on “Ever wonder …

  1. I ADORE MY BLACKBERRY LILY!!!!

  2. The lily is beautiful. I may have to get some of those for my garden.

  3. Are the seeds at all edible?

  4. Gorgeous. I’ve never seen that before. The leaves remind me of an iris.

  5. Your floral images are beautiful.

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