Green Thumb Sunday: Nasturtium through basil

Nasturtium through basil

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16 Responses to “Green Thumb Sunday: Nasturtium through basil”


  1. 1 Aiyana September 9, 2007 at 1:07 pm

    We have something in common on this GTS. I also blogged about Nasturtium. Lovely photo.
    Aiyana

  2. 2 inadvertentgardener September 9, 2007 at 1:43 pm

    Aiyana, thanks — I’ll come check out what you posted, as well!

  3. 3 Heather September 9, 2007 at 2:24 pm

    Very pretty color combination. The lighting was just right too. My post today is all about light and there’s some basil in it too.

  4. 4 jean September 9, 2007 at 2:35 pm

    I love this picture! The sun makes the colors so vivid. Beautiful!

  5. 5 chigiy September 9, 2007 at 7:12 pm

    Nice photo.
    I like the color and the way the sunlight hits the leaves.

  6. 6 inadvertentgardener September 9, 2007 at 8:35 pm

    Heather, thanks for the comment — the light was a total accident, but I loved how it looked!

    Jean, thanks so much!

    Chigiy, it was a gorgeous day when I took that shot.

  7. 7 Emma September 9, 2007 at 11:38 pm

    What a gorgeous picture :o)

  8. 8 farmingfriends September 10, 2007 at 1:03 am

    This is a pretty flower. I would like more orange flowers in my garden.
    Sara from farmingfriends

  9. 9 inadvertentgardener September 10, 2007 at 5:06 am

    Emma, thank you and thanks for visiting!

    Sara, the orange nasturtium has been the most active lately, but I have a couple of other colored ones, as well. I think I planted a mix of colors — left it up to chance!

  10. 10 kate September 10, 2007 at 5:51 pm

    I just read Aiyana’s post about Nasturiums … or nose twists. This is a pretty colour bloom.

  11. 11 growthumbs September 10, 2007 at 7:36 pm

    Very Interesting and wonderful shot! I like Nasturtiums never grew them though.

    Curtis from Growing Thumbs

  12. 12 inadvertentgardener September 10, 2007 at 10:38 pm

    Kate, thanks — I like that one. And yes, isn’t Aiyana’s post interesting?

    Curtis, thanks so much. They’re pretty easy to grow (especially if I can grow them!).

  13. 13 nikkipolani September 12, 2007 at 12:22 pm

    Ack! I can’t believe your basil is still looking so good! Mine went to seed weeks ago :-( Beautiful shot, nevertheless!

  14. 14 inadvertentgardener September 12, 2007 at 6:52 pm

    Nikkipolani, so far so good with the basil, although I’m sure it’s not loving the chilly nights we’ve been having… Thanks for the comment!

  15. 15 Joyce September 14, 2007 at 4:20 am

    wonderful pic. I love nasturtiums, will have to grow some next year

  16. 16 inadvertentgardener September 14, 2007 at 7:26 am

    Joyce, I’ll definitely grow them again, I think. They’re really pretty.


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