{floral friday #68}

July 27, 2012

Welcome to this week’s {floral friday}!

A couple weeks ago I walked past a little flower shop and saw this fun looking plant. When I saw its name,  I was sold! Let me introduce to you: Senorita Rosalita! ;)

A few facts about Senorita Rosalita Cleome:

  • Senorita Rosalita is also known as spider flower because the projecting stamens of the flowers give these plants a spidery look.
  • It blooms from late spring through frost.
  • This hardy plant can take summer’s heat and is drought-tolerant. {source}
  • The Cleome Senorita Rosalita has some special qualities that set it apart from other cleomes: no sticky stems, no foul odor and no thorns.

I’m partying here! ♥

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  1. Very pretty!
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  2. THAT is one beautiful Senorita~~~ I LOVE her-xo Diana
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  3. Very pretty and liking the purple color. Thanks for sharing,God bless

  4. Gorgeous flower !
    Lovely color and to me it looks romantic :)
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  5. beautiful!

    Red Bursts

  6. Beautiful shots! The purple is gorgeous.

  7. Found you through My Girlish Whims link up party… what a beautiful photo! Love the colours you’ve captured!
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  8. Beautiful photos!
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  9. They do kinda look like spiders, how fun! Thanks so much for sharing this at The Fun In Functional!
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  10. I have these in my flower bed! Love them!!

    Thanks so much for sharing this at The DIY Dreamer.. From Dream To Reality!
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  11. Vanessa… One…, ok two words… absolutely beautiful!!
    Thank you so much for joining us in Thursdays Favorite Things Blog Hop! With His grace, wishing you peace and many blessings to you and yours… Carla
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  12. What a delightful blog :) I am visiting from the Country Momma Cooks link up. Lovely flower photo~ JES

  13. How beautiful! What lovely pictures.
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  14. Beautiful photos. We have cleome in the flower beds by our office. I walk by it every morning on my way in the door. It’s lovely.
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  15. Vanessa these are gorgeous, my favorite color too. Thank you for your bloggy friendship and for sharing at the Thursday Favorite Things hop xo
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  16. Thanks so much for sharing this beautiful flower on Simple & Sweet Fridays. You always teach me something new!


  17. SO cute!!!

  18. We have a flower here known as spider lilies that look like they have “legs”. Maybe these are distant cousins! Thanks for sharing at Gettin’ Krafty With It!
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  19. I love Cleome„ and what a cute name this flower has. Senorita Rosalita is such a fitting name for her,! A pretty name to match a very pretty face! Thanks for always sharing your flower knowledge, always look forward to it! So glad you shared your creative inspiration with Sunday’s Best – your creativity helped make the party a success

  20. Your photography is always so beautiful Vanessa. Thanks for linking up at Shabbilicious Friday

  21. Gorgeous Vanessa — I’ve never seen this one before either!

    Thanks for linking to a Round Tuit!
    Hope you have a fabulous week!
    Jill @ Creating my way to Success
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  22. Thanks for linking up @ CountryMommaCooks link and greet party.….hope to see you again tomorrow : )
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