Stopping to Smell the Daylilies

Stopping to smell the daylilies may get you a mild to severe case of nasal pollenitis. Symptoms include a dusty yellow-orange substance that can be found on the surfaces of the nose, possible sneezing and runny eyes, as well as a possible case of severe giggles.

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Dave has written since 2007. He gardens on an acre and a half where he raises his 4 children. He enjoys growing vegetables, herbs, and propagating plants. Dave has a side business growing and selling heirloom vegetables and herb plants through Blue Shed Gardens and works as a real estate agent in Spring Hill, TN.


  1. Oh my gosh! Could that possibly be any cuter? They’re adorable, Dave!

  2. Oh my goodness, I have 5 children and that is the cutest thing I have seen in a long time. You need to submit that to something….

  3. Adorable! It can happen with Asiatic and Oriental lilies, too! :-)


  4. Been there done that! Love the photos of your darling kids!

  5. Dave,

    Great fun here, glad you shared this with us.
    I have seen yellow-orange dark swallowtails inside those lilies too.

  6. Cute collage of beautiful children with cute little yellow noses! 😉 How fun.

  7. The best ever, Dave. They are so cute.

  8. Ha!!! We know the feeling, Dave. Priceless!

  9. Super cute factor here Dave! :-)

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