FOTD – September 2 – Little Pink Roses I haven’t done one of these in a long time because my flower garden is a horror show. We’ve had almost no rain. It has been exceptionally hot and humid, so no… Read More ›
FOTD – June 6 – BOUQUET Roses don’t last, no matter how hard you try to coddle them. They have two days of perfection, one day of softening and the next day, the petals are all on the table. Today… Read More ›
February 15 – My Favorite Rose Photo I love this picture because the roses bloomed so intensely they look like the roses they put on the winner of the Kentucky Derby. Last year we cut them back very far and the… Read More ›
February 14 – Roses for Valentine’s Day For everyone who celebrates the holiday, happy Valentines’ Day!
Photo Challenge: The Magenta Rose Oddly enough, I actually took pictures of roses in the floral party of our grocery store. I haven’t done that in a really long and I carefully took pictures of all the roses. Pink, white,… Read More ›
Square, pointy, roses bought for no special reason FOTD – March 24, 2019 My birthday bouquet was drying up and dying and Garry thought I needed something new. Something bright and cheerful. Lately, I’ve been trying to figure out what… Read More ›
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Color of Your Choice There’s been a lot of red flying around my feeders, not to mention a lot of red on my rose bushes. So we’re going with red. And feathers!
Flower of the Day – October 12, 2018 Just a few more flowers of summer as we head deep into autumn. Hard to believe flowers are still blooming! More red roses on the big bush in the garden. I guess… Read More ›
Flower of the Day – October 11, 2018 They are still blooming like crazy. The roses, that is. Usually, the roses throw a few blooms even late in the summer, but we have entire full branches of roses in both… Read More ›
Photo Challenge Ambience Our garden is magical for one month every summer. Usually between late May through much of June. This year, it was July. It’s all roses and daylilies and for its single month, it’s absolutely magic.
The Changing Seasons July 2018 This hasn’t been one of my best photographic months. It was raining, or extremely hot, or extremely humid — and hot. I am having a lot of trouble using the gallery function right now and… Read More ›
Flowers of the Day – Pink and Red Roses Although the lilies are gone, the roses continue! Yay roses!
The weather finally broke and today was an exquisite spring day. Our maple tree is in bud. The buds are fat and red and this morning, the little red finch was sitting on a limb and the only way to… Read More ›