FOTD

WINDOW BOX FLOWERS

FOTD – August 1 – Window Box Flowers it was a nice day. Comfortable temperatures, light breeze. Sunny and partly cloudy also made it good flower shooting conditions, and so I went outside and took flowerbox pictures.

HEDGE ROSES

FOTD – July 24 – HEDGE ROSES The roses bloomed bigtime this year despite the rain. But if we’d had just a little bit of sunshine in June or July, it would have been much better. These are the roses from… Read More ›

FOTD: DAYLILY

FOTD – July 16 – Daylily The intense rain of the past month has had unexpected results on our gardens. Plants that usually bloom once are coming back and blooming a second time including the hydrangea. The Daylilies, normally moribund… Read More ›

MINIATURE ORCHIDS

FOTD – July 19 – Mini-Orchids All the big orchids have gone to sleep, so I don’t think I’ll be seeing them until next spring. But my new miniature orchids are blooming and they are very pretty. I took a dozen… Read More ›

SPIDERWORT

FOTD – July 7 – SPIDERWORT If you wanted to know why they call it spiderwort, you can see how these groups of flowers look like spiders.

COLD AND RAIN

FOTD – July 3 – Wet Leaves Yesterday it was 100 degrees. Today it’s 60 degrees and it has been raining for almost 24 hours. We need the rain and I’m grateful for the cold. I think despite the pain in… Read More ›