~ In A Vase On Monday ~

Roses and Asters in a ceramic stein made in Belgium.


Rosa ‘Charisma’, Aster x frikartii ‘Monch’

Dad shipped a pitcher and four steins to Mom when he was serving in Europe during WWII.

Version 2

Rosa ‘Charisma’ 

Version 2

Rosa ‘Tiffany’ – Rosa ‘Charisma’ – Aster x frikartii ‘Monch”

The rain started falling Sunday morning and the scent of Autumn is in the air — no longer  concealed by wildfire smoke.

To see more lovely flower arrangements visit Cathy at Rambling in the Garden .

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10 Responses to ~ In A Vase On Monday ~

  1. Cathy says:

    What beautiful roses, Lindy, and how lovely to be using a stein that your father sent to your mother all those years ago

  2. I love that you have mixed roses and asters…2 favorites of mine!

  3. “Rain, rain, rain, rain – beautiful Rain!” (Ladysmith Black Mambazo)
    Beautifu vase – poignant story behind the vase. My Aunt married a US serviceman and I have to American cousins as a result!

  4. Lindy Le Coq says:

    Yes — beautiful rain! I love Ladysmith Black Mambazo too!

  5. Tina Schell says:

    Lindy, that is SO sweet – I love that your dad sent them to your mom and that they are in their daughter’s life. Love it!

  6. redstuffdan says:

    beautiful pictures of magnificent blooms

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