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My mother-in-law brought me a beautiful bouquet of purple and white peonies and suddenly I'm compelled to plant flowers. I am heading to the nursery later this morning to inquire about what I won't kill. I had a rather unfortunate incident with a ficus last year, and I still feel guilty.

I love these shots from a flower shop in Montmartre. True to Paris form, there was a moped parked nearby for optimal photo composition.

12 comments

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Claire

I wish you a beautiful garden with your favorite flowers. Sigh…I'm also wishing for a garden =)

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Char

as always beautiful shots

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Katie

oh, vivid and lovely. You might try geraniums – they are super easy and so colourful.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by LouDuk

Love the top photo, it is a classic Paris shot.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by andrea creates

Very nice photo with the framboises/groseilles-and moto
makes me miss France

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by lahmode

The colors are just so beautiful.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Prairie Girl Studio

these are simply delicious images, littlebrownpen!

i love the moped peeking in …

sometimes i think that if you could recreate the same vendor or greenhouse collection look at home, it would be pretty much perfect!

merci mon cher,
prairiegirl

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Chessa!

I could tell right away that these were in Paris. I simply love peonies. they are my favorite:)

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Janet

I agree with Suzanne – the little plant markers, the basket and boxes, the "just-so" arrangment of everything – perfect! and the moped is the icing on the cake! lovely.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Suzanne : : S.HOPtalk

Oh those Parisians…do they ever do anything that isn't irresistible and charming? As if the flowers weren't enough…how cute are the petite chalkboard signs? Great photos.

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