Wednesday’s Flower Gallery

July 3, 2019

Is it cotton candy…? Or something you would find in a Dr. Seuss book, but in my garden? Yes, it grows in my perennial garden, and I find it most delightful! It has very thin, soft and fuzzy strands of raspberry swirling around as if created by a master cotton candy maker. It’s one of the most unusual flowers I have come across, and I love seeing this perennial return year after year. I love h...

See Wednesday’s Flower in full view

June 19, 2019

A flash of pink... ...and a dash of yellow top a sturdy green stem that juts out from a beautiful leaf pattern. An orchid with such vibrant colors must be amazing to come across in any of the variety of habitats where it is able to exist and thrive. It is one of the most easily grown orchids and one that I will be looking to add to my indoor garden.

See Wednesday’s Flower in full view

June 5, 2019

Snowdrop and Windflower... These two words make up this flower’s name: Snowdrop for its pure, white petals, and how they blanket the ground like a lovely snowfall (but thankfully not). Windflower as it stands on a very slender stem and when the slightest of breezes come its way, it sways so delicately and yet, stands strong.

See Wednesday’s Flower in full view

May 22, 2019

Scissors in one hand… And a glass mason jar filled with cool water in the other, I walked out my back door to cut some flowers from my cutting garden. After choosing one variety and cutting it a little haphazardly, they settled into their new habitat with some blooms ever so erect, and others dangling over the side…

See Wednesday’s Flower in full view

May 8, 2019

Did you know flowers have wings? Wings like an angel, Graceful and joyful, Soft and pink, Flutter in the breeze, and even Topped with their own golden halo.

See Wednesday’s Flower in full view

April 24, 2019

It sings with color… It sings with color, spring is here! It sings with color, optimism and hope. It sings with color, vibrancy of life. It sings with color, Hallelujah! It sings with color, and brings joy to my heart!

See Wednesday’s Flower in full view

April 10, 2019

It was the perfect scenario… For getting out to photograph my next flower. No direct sunlight. No breeze blowing. A quiet and unobtrusive surrounding. Then out of nowhere there was the loud, loud roar of hedge trimmers. Its roar invaded the quiet space, and all I could picture was this blooming bush that I was about to shoot being totally devoid of any flowers once those trimmers hit it. I was ...

See Wednesday’s Flower in full view

March 27, 2019

A little bit of sunshine… To cheer your day. Maybe you have the same view as I do of grey clouds and rain. Or maybe you don’t have a view of the sun and sky from wherever you are. Or maybe you need just a little extra cheer to brighten things up. Let this bright burst of yellow change your day into something more brilliant and cheerful.

See Wednesday’s Flower in full view

March 13, 2019

A blooming bud is the start of… Something new, Something beautiful, Something colorful, Something to ponder about, Something to be thankful for.

See Wednesday’s Flower in full view

February 27, 2019

Stopping to admire… This pink beauty that looks like a starburst here on earth is the perfect way to break from the craziness of the day; to feel the joy of life that surrounds us. To experience it, though, it takes effort. You have to pause, breathe and take it in. I hope that you stop often and create lots of moments to do just that: bring in the joy of life by pausing, breathing and taking i...

See Wednesday’s Flower in full view
Previous posts Newer posts