Posts in Category: flowers

Ah-ah-ah-Choo

The common sneezeweed for today’s flower of the day.  Ah-ah-ah-choo!

Common Sneezeweed

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore – Great Marsh

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Heart of a Poppy

The heart of a poppy blossom.

Reaching Out

Taltree Arboretum & Gardens

Cee’s Flower of the Day

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Center of Attention

Among the sweeping number of daisies blooming along the trail, one stood out as if demanding to be the center of attention.

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore – Great Marsh

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Double the Buzzing

Double in size
Double in number
Double the buzzing
Double the fun

Double the Bees

Taltree Arboretum & Gardens

Macro Monday

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In the Garden

A pretty yellow iris in the spring garden at Chellberg Farm.

Yellow Iris

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore – Chellberg Farm

Flower of the Day – June 10, 2017

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Sweet Nectar

A flower’s sweet nectar keeps a bee coming back for more.

Sweet Nectar

Taltree Arboretum & Gardens

Order in nature.

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Missed the Memo

Thinking this flower missed the daily memo that called for uniformity.

Uniformity

Coffee Creek Watershed Preserve

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Remission of Gray

Spring – the remission of gray from winter with the promise of bright colors to come.

Rosebud

Taltree Arboretum & Gardens

Flower of the Day

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Hovering in the Air

Hovering in the air for just a moment.

Hover in Flight

Taltree Arboretum & Gardens

A sunflower makes me smile every time and the bee is a bonus!  Weekly Smile #73

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About to Burst

The intricacy of an allium about to burst forth its blossoms,

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Ogden Gardens

Flower of the Day

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Clutched by a Blossom

A raindrop, clutched by a blossom until the wind blows.

Clasping On to Rain

Ogden Gardens – Valparaiso, IN

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Toadshade Trillium

A lonesome wildflower along the trails at Coffee Creek – toadshade trillium.

Coffee Creek Watershed Preserve

The flower of the day for this macro Monday.

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Cherry Blossom Revealed

A wild cherry blossom revealed from below.

Captured at St. Louis Union Station Hotel

Flower of the Day

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Spring Blossom

Ogden Gardens

A pretty spring blossom from a wild cherry tree.

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Southern Magnolia

Take a whiff of the fresh aroma of the blossoms from a Southern Magnolia.

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens

Flower of the Day – Southern Magnolia

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Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the beast – A pretty wildflower and a stink bug.

Coffee Creek Watershed Preserve

Flower of the Day

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Billowy and Light

Billowy and light are the petals of a daffodil.

Ogden Gardens

Flower of the Day

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Macro Moments Challenge: #36

Garden of Tulips – Macro Moments Challenge #36

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

Nikon camera with a 105mm lens
ISO 200
1/800 sec at f3

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Half Missing

Showing off its beautiful and harmonious colors, even with half missing petals.

Captured at St. Louis Union Station Hotel

Flower of the Day – a tulip

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Fluttering of a Butterfly

The fluttering about of a tiger butterfly brings curiosity to all who spot  it.

Ogden Gardens

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Closer Look

Take a closer look at the unfurling petals of a dahlia and marvel at its beauty.

Take a Closer Look

Arise, shine, for your light has come
And the glory of the LORD rises upon you
Isaiah 60:1

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Over the Edge

Watch your step or you may walk blindly over the edge.

Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk

Macro Monday

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Fiery Colors

Ogden Gardens

Looking forward to the fiery colors of summer, buzzing of bumblebees, and blooming of marigolds.

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A Soft Touch

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

A soft touch of raindrops on a pale yellow tulip.

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Colorful Raindrops

Riches of the Day

Riches of the day –

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

Sunshine and raindrops on beautiful flowers.  Amazing!

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Bright as Sunshine

A pansy, as bright as sunshine.

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

 ©2017 Irene Tron, photographer

First Blooms

Standing Out in the Crowd

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

Standing out in the crowd of ordinary tulips at the Dallas Arboretum for today’s Flower of the Day.

 ©2017 Irene Tron, photographer

Raindrops and a Tulip

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

Signs of Spring – Raindrops and a Tulip

Flower of the Day

©2017 Irene Tron, photographer

Spring Colors

Lincoln Park Conservatory

Showing off some spring colors – a yellow orchid at the Lincoln Park Conservatory.

Flower of the Day 3.7.17

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Expectation of Spring

Bright sunshine brings the expectation of spring with warmth, green grass,  and sunflowers.  Happiness!

Coffee Creek Watershed Preserve

Photo taken last year at Coffee Creek.

 ©2017 Irene Tron, photographer

 

Red Tower Ginger

Lincoln Park Conservatory

Do you recognize this plant?  It’s a red tower ginger grown at the Lincoln Park Conservatory in Chicago.

©2017 Irene Tron, photographer

In Full Bloom

It has been so enjoyable watching this tulip go from a closed bulb with promise of pops of color, to sunshine bursting forth from its center, and finally in full bloom.

Red Yellow Tulip

Cee’s Flower of the Day

©2017 Irene Tron, photographer

Tete-a-Tete

Sunshine Bursting Forth

Yesterday’s flower of the day that was a pop of color is today’s winter delight!  The tulip opened up this morning and I couldn’t help playing with light until it looked like sunshine bursting forth through the tulip petals.

Red Yellow Tulip

Can you tell I am looking forward to spring?

 ©2017 Irene Tron, photographer

Pops of Color

Happiness!   Soon, pops of color will be breaking through the hard, cold ground to brighten the outdoors with exquisite petals of yellow, red, and more.

Red Yellow Tulip

Cee’s Flower of the Day 6.26.17

©2017 Irene Tron, photographer

Christmas and Candles

Christmas and candles just seem to go together, don’t you think?  Well, in this case it is a candle plant instead of an actual candle for today’s Macro Monday.

Taken Along the San Antonio Riverwalk

Taken Along the San Antonio Riverwalk

Photo Challenge – It’s not this time of year without . . . . candles!

Cee’s Flower of the Day  11.28.16

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Blossoms Along the Riverwalk

San Antonio Riverwalk

San Antonio Riverwalk

Even in the middle of November, there were pretty blossoms along the riverwalk in San Antonio, Texas.

Flower of the Day 11.27.16

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Shining in Pink

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