It’s Wistaria Time

22 Sep

Here in Sydney, the Wistaria is out. Many of the older homes have displays of this adventurous climber, and now and then one sees it growing on a support in the garden of a modern home.

It’s such a pretty flower, but it really comes into its own as a perfumed plant. Unmistakeable!

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14 Responses to “It’s Wistaria Time”

  1. aoteamedia September 22, 2014 at 8:20 am #

    The same plant we have in New Zealand. Beautiful flower!

  2. davidprosser September 22, 2014 at 9:38 am #

    I imagine any home that grows these against the walls must look and smell beautifully.
    xxx Hugs Galore xxx

  3. Candia September 22, 2014 at 9:42 am #

    Thanks for your ‘like’ on my poem. In the Poetry Section I also have a poem called ‘Waiting for the Wistaria’ which you might enjoy.

  4. Aquileana September 22, 2014 at 10:03 pm #

    Absolutely gorgeous… We have also entered spring in Argentina (yesterday to be precise)…
    Have a great week Margaret !, Aquileana 😀

    • Margaret Lynette Sharp September 23, 2014 at 4:48 am #

      Thank you, Aquileana. You are right in that, if we go by the Equinox, Spring has only just begun. But here in Australian we have a convention that says that Spring starts at the beginning of September. It’s a wonderful time of year!
      Best wishes to you, Aquileana 🙂

      • Aquileana September 23, 2014 at 5:02 am #

        Yes, September the 1st , right?… Anyways, being that said, we are on the same one ! 🙂
        All the best to you, Aquileana 😀

  5. theowllady September 22, 2014 at 10:16 pm #

    Reblogged this on theowlladyblog.

  6. Crooked Tracks September 23, 2014 at 3:09 pm #

    So beautiful!

  7. marethabotha2013 September 24, 2014 at 10:51 pm #

    Reblogged this on marethabothablog and commented:
    I’m not the only creature who really loves wisteria, not just for their wonderful fragrance, but also their incredible masses of purple flowers – bees storm them too. I’ve a photo of my eldest daughter in a beautiful floral dress braving the bees – just to have her photo taken against a backdrop of a mass of wisteria.

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