Monday, May 14, 2007

The flowers that bloom in the Spring

Inspired by both Lirun down in Yafo and Wicked Danu over in Dubai, I am proud to present my first frangipani flowers of the year. Woo hoo!



Feel free to applaud at your leisure :)

15 Comments:

Blogger Kiwi Boy said...

We have those growing here too! Right there in front of our house.. and I, being miserably flower-ignorant, never knew that it was called a 'frangipani'. It smells so so sweet, I love it. It's one of my favorites :)

Congratulations! Enjoy every whiff of its flowers.

14 May, 2007 09:10  
Blogger Israeli Blogger said...

NC - you should post the scent too! :-)

14 May, 2007 10:00  
Anonymous Yaeli said...

Woo hoo, beautiful indeed!

16 May, 2007 06:57  
Blogger Lirun said...

clappedy clap..

ps is that a tree?

pps/pss (i never get this right) do you know if s'witz is in town?

16 May, 2007 09:05  
Blogger Nizo said...

You get frangipanis, we have the Tulip festival coming up in our nation's capital!

(It's just another excuse to go to Red Lobster as we don't have one in Montréal.. tulips shmulips)

16 May, 2007 14:44  
Blogger nominally challenged said...

Kiwi Boy - you lucky thing. You see? We have very similar flowers, which is not surprising, since we have very similar climates. Enjoy yours too!

IB - I wish I could!! It is truly divine.

yaeli - Thanks gal, wait till you smell it though :)

lirun - *bows* thank you, thank you. It's a tree, but it's in a pot. A potted tree if you like. That's because I'm three storeys above ground level, which is just a tad too high for the roots to reach the ground.

As for S'witz, I haven't heard from him in donkeys'. Maybe I'll send him an email, find out what continent they're on.

Nizo Tulips are for the birds. Or the Dutch. No Red Lobster in Montreal? And "accomodements raisonables"?? Good lord man, why are you still there? :D

(Of course, I have no idea what Red Lobster is ...)

17 May, 2007 02:13  
Blogger Lirun said...

saw the mimsta the other day and took her number but my called numbers list didnt cooperate for good but frustrating reasons and so i didnt catch up..

the baby is very cute.. you know of the baby right?

:s

17 May, 2007 03:36  
Blogger Lirun said...

i seem to recall a redlobster decorating decarrie back in the 80s.. is it still there? i even ate there once.. my dad decided i deserved a classy dinner..

17 May, 2007 03:38  
Blogger Nizo said...

"Wnominally challenged said...
(Of course, I have no idea what Red Lobster is ...) "

A great restaurant that serves (drumroll....) lobster! Typically eaten with the accompanying beer imaginatively called "Red Claw".

yummmy...

17 May, 2007 20:13  
Blogger nominally challenged said...

lirun - the baby is very cute.. you know of the baby right? - yes, I know about the baby, but unfortunately, I never got to see her. Let me know if you hear that they're in Israel.

Nizo - A great restaurant that serves (drumroll....) lobster! - Where do they get these original names from?

"Red Claw" beer? Hmm, I'll pass thank you ...

19 May, 2007 06:24  
Blogger Nobody said...

oh flowers ... hmmmm ... i mean .. mmmm

ya flowa ya hilu ... mmmm

ok, NC ... i think i need more time for this shit

19 May, 2007 13:54  
Blogger nominally challenged said...

LOL @ NB

Hahahahah

That SERIOUSLY made me laugh out loud ...

You are one very funny person!

*guffaw*

19 May, 2007 14:54  
Blogger Nobody said...

give me one more week to practice.. this attempt was a failure but i do see recently first signs of the approaching emotional intelligence ... just as you taught me

20 May, 2007 01:24  
Blogger nominally challenged said...

Take it slowly, NB. We don't want you rupturing anything vital as a result of the exertion ...

:)

20 May, 2007 02:38  
Blogger Tsedek said...

Frangipani is also a restaurant in Dizengoff, did you know? :D

Nice flower tho, the flowers of the tree under my building aren't that 'delicate' *tongue-emoticon* - but the wasps sure like them ;-)

21 May, 2007 15:47  

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