Jan 1, 2014

4th Annual Rose Parade....

Happy New Year!!
 
Wow,  Really...
where did last year go?
 
as is my tradition
after Pasadena shares their
Rose Parade,
I share mine...
 
a look back at this last years
Rose Garden Favorites...
 
if you are like me and longing for a little garden stroll
on this winters day,
here are links to my last three years also...
 
 
Rainy Spring Days....

 
Neptune Under Glass...

 
Welcoming Eden...

 
a basket full...
 



a  lazy summer day...
 


 
 
 

 
juicy peaches
and Roses,
Mmmm...

 


 
Ballerina Roses
and Toe Shoes,
all in a row...
 


Wild Eve...
 

 
Oh,  Sunny Day!



 
Smiling at You...
 

 
Eden in Full Bloom...
 


Angel Face...
 

 
Faithful and always Abundant
Bonica in a Row...





spilling over...
 

 
 so lovely,
the biter sweet first frost...
 
the seed catalogs are already
starting to arrive...
 
a whole year of garden dreams
already sprouting in my imagination...
 
 
Wishing you the very best of everything
in the New Year!!
 
I will be joining the party at...
 
Happy New Year!

28 comments:

Mari said...

Wow Bella how ever do you take such gorgeous pic,'s!
Your roses are simply gorgeous ;-)

Wishing you a very happy New Year.

Smiles~
Mari

Brooke Kroeger said...

Truly beautiful! So many wonderful moments!

kerrie of sea cottage said...

What beauty to begin our new year with. Your summer garden is a dreamy haven. The peaches and roses make me sigh. You have captured the essence of roses so beautifully. Thank you for the beauty you give. xxo

Merlesworld said...

Beautiful roses I think pink ones are the best.
Merle...........

DeniseinVA said...

Your photos are amazing and so uplifting on a cold day in winter :)

DeniseinVA said...

Also, meant to say 'Happy New Year!'

Danelle - The Tattered Treasures said...

You have inspired me to run out and get a bundle of roses!!!

organicgardendreams said...

Hi Bella, Happy New Year to you as well! I sooo... enjoyed your post! Not only do you grow incredible beautiful roses in your garden, you also have a real knack for photographic them.
Christina

kehc said...

Don't see any black spot. I'm east of Renton and plagued with it. Any secret methods?
Karen

Sherry Thecharmofhome said...

Beautiful Bella! Love your rose parade.
Sherry

Leslie's Garden said...

How beautiful! I love the Rose Bowl Parade, and now I have something else to look forward to! I loved the picture that had the Lavender, Roses and Foxgloves, so pretty!

Rose L said...

Love the rose under the cloche and with the ballet shoes. Happiest new year to you.

It's me said...

Happy new year !!!...love Ria...xxx !

amorporlovintage said...

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iris said...


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et merci pour ce partage de roses
tendresse
edith


Lynnie CottageGalstyle said...

Oh I just love your soft pink roses,
Hugs, Lynnie

Lynnie CottageGalstyle said...

Oh I just love your soft pink roses,
Hugs, Lynnie

A Garden of Threads said...

What an amazing parade. Thank you for sharing. I hope you accomplish all you set out to in 2014. Jen

Anthony Garden said...

Hello, gorgeous walk, the wonderful garden. Thank you. Happy New Year. Monika

Jacqueline~Cabin and Cottage said...

WoW! Gorgeous! I've missed your roses. The big pale shabby roses are my favorites here. And I love the pic of the wicker basket with roses. A wonderful way to start the new year! xx

Susan said...

Oh Bella, dreamy rose photos. That one under the glass dome is darling.

Hope your new year of life is rosy and filled with the most beautiful roses in the world. Susan

Alessandra said...

How beautiful! Your photos, your roses and your garden are just gorgeous. Again..happy new romantic year
Kisses
Alessandra

Cheryl said...

My, what a beautiful blog! It is such a joy and pleasure just to scroll through your lovely pictures, so filled with grace! May God bless you with a wonderful, peace-filled new year. Thank you for sharing your wonderful pictures!

Beatrice Euphemie said...

They are simply lovely...both growing in your beautiful gardens and also in your ethereal arrangements. A wonderful oasis on a winter day. Wishing you a lovely New Year full of abundant roses, Bella! Thank you for bringing beauty into our lives. Hugs xo Karen

Rowan said...

Happy New Year! What a lovely reminder of warm summer days - things past and things to come.

Pamela Gordon said...

Love Love these photos of your gorgeous roses! You captured their beauty perfectly. Thanks for sharing something so pretty on a cold winter day. Happy New Year to you, Bella!

Haworth said...

Your roses are SO lovely, Bella, and you captured their beauty perfectly throughout the season. It was 16 degrees here this morning, so glancing into your garden was very welcome on such a frigid day!

Kerryanne @ Shabby Art Boutique said...

Such a beautiful garden Bella. Thank you for sharing the beauty. I'm delighted to be featuring your garden post at Shabbilicious Friday Today.