Ode to the Daffodil

ode-to-the-daffodil-page
A host of golden daffodils;  Beside the lake, beneath the trees,  Fluttering and dancing in the breeze. – William Woodsworth
Advertisements

21 responses to this post.

  1. glorious!

    Thanks Janet! 🙂

    Reply

  2. Beautiful pictures and I love the quote!

    I’m glad you enjoyed the photos & quote Susie! 😉

    Reply

  3. Beautiful. Although they are not the earliest spring flowers they do arrive when spring has actually got established. No wonder we love them!

    They really do remind us that winter is over EG! 🙂

    Reply

  4. Spectacular!

    Thank you Tina! 🙂

    Reply

  5. Ohhhh. nothing says spring quite like daffodils!

    So true Beckie, so true! 🙂

    Reply

  6. How beautiful is this………….? Very!!

    Why thank you very much Darla! 🙂

    Reply

  7. Hi Racquel, the daffodils are the stuff of spring’s magic, turning browns to brights and cheering our hearts after winter’s gloom. There is no such thing as too many of them. Your photos are wonderful.
    Frances

    They really do have a way of cheering us up after a long gloomy winter! Nope I keep ordering more varieties here lately and have not been disappointed. Thanks Frances! 🙂

    Reply

  8. They are just simply beautiful Racquel !
    What a nice way to present them too … that is a great photo program girl !

    Thanks Joy, I’m glad you enjoyed my ode to Daffodils presentation! The program is called Photoscape & it was a free download online. Can you believe that? 🙂

    Reply

  9. I love daffodils! I just wished they bloomed longer. Next year I want to try several different types. Good post Racquel–love the quote!

    That’s why I’ve been adding more varieties, since they have different bloom times. Thanks Linda! 🙂

    Reply

  10. What a lovely collage!

    I’m glad you enjoyed it Sue! Thanks for stopping by today! 🙂

    Reply

  11. What a beautiful post Racquel. I love that quote and you have a great collage of photos to accompany them.

    Thank you Kathleen, I’m glad you enjoyed the quote & collage! 🙂

    Reply

  12. Beautiful photos. One can never have too many daffodils.

    Thanks Grace, I agree completely! 🙂

    Reply

  13. I love it! One of my favorite poems–Wordsworth knew how to create just the perfect image of the daffodil. They make my heart “fill with pleasure”, too.

    Thanks Rose, it has become one of my favorite poems too. Happy flowers for a happy spring! 🙂

    Reply

  14. I love the little one. My neighbor has loads of those and they are sweet. Very pretty collage today.

    Me too Anna, the tiny ones are so precious. Thanks! 🙂

    Reply

  15. Wow! So Tiny! That’s cute. Wordsworth always knows the right words!

    Aren’t the tiny ones adorable! I agree completely Chandramouli. 🙂

    Reply

  16. What a gift! Thank you!

    You are quite welcome DP! 🙂

    Reply

  17. Absolutely beautiful! Jean

    Thank you Jean! 🙂

    Reply

  18. My daffs are blooming now. I have ‘late’ daffs and hope that some other spring flowers will catch up with them!

    Cameron

    It’s always nice to have a variety that bloom at different times so we can enjoy them a bit longer, don’t you think? 😉

    Reply

  19. Lovely montage, I like how you are putting these together.
    I also enjoy the pale daff. (Bottom right)

    Thanks Karen, I’ve been having a bit of creative fun making these collages. 🙂 That pale one is Thalia, isn’t it pretty?! 🙂

    Reply

  20. How pretty! Don’t you just love Spring?

    Thanks Balisha, it is my favorite season of all! 🙂

    Reply

  21. beautiful ode. i love the poem and the photos are wonderful. hope all is well.
    happy last day of march.

    Thanks Marmee! Everything is well here, hope the same for you & yours. Happy last day of March!

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: