Category Archives: Flowers

Surprise! The Red Spider Lilies Are In Bloom

I enjoyed the foliage behind my fence for several years before I realized the fleeting bright spot of color just at the edge of the creek bank was a flower and not just a brightly colored falling leaf. It was … Continue reading

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The Sweet Smell of Autumn is Here

If I were to create a fragrance of my own, it would absolutely evoke the intoxicating scent of Sweet Autumn Clematis. I’m compelled to take pictures of them. Here’s what I shot last year, and here’s my first post about … Continue reading

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Daylily, Day Two

Day two of daylily season was cloudy, and not windy. As promised, here’s what I got. Considering I had very little control over many of the settings with my several-years-old Olympus FE-210 I think these turned out pretty good. I … Continue reading

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Daylily Season is Here!

The Daylilies are here! I know they’re pretty common perennials, but I always enjoy them. When I spied the first daylily of the season two days ago, I grabbed my camera. Seems like it would be a pretty easy task … Continue reading

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After the Snow

As promised, here are my daffodils after the snow storm. It took a couple of days for them to stand up, but once again they are dancing sprightly. Either the snow or the cold faded the colors. It got colder … Continue reading

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Last Day of Winter

Once upon a time a previous owner planted daffodils in my front yard and I love them. Spring is my favorite season, and yellow is my favorite color, so when these yellow beauties start to open I can’t help but … Continue reading

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An Amaryllis and Anne Frank

A few years ago a neighbor gave me an amaryllis bulb for Christmas. I was rewarded with three beautiful blooms. Here is one of them with some very good advice from Anne Frank. This would be a great poster or … Continue reading

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