Posts Tagged: flowers

Double the Buzzing

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

Double the Bees

Taltree Arboretum & Gardens

Macro Monday

Copyright 2017 – Heaven’s Sunshine  Irene Tron, photographer
All rights reserved

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

Images copyright – Irene Tron.  All rights reserved.

 

First Blooms

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

 

Not Quite Done

Some wildflowers are hanging on and not quite done blooming for the season.

Coffee Creek Watershed Preserve

Coffee Creek Watershed Preserve

Flower of the Day 9.5.16

©2016 Irene Tron

Beauty from the Unexpected

Color and beauty from the unexpected – weeds!

First, the thistle –

Coffee Creek Watershed Preserve

Coffee Creek Watershed Preserve

and then the common milkweed.

Cowles Bog

Cowles Bog

The grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of our God endures forever.  –  Isaiah 40:8

Daily Prompt – Praise

Flower of the Day 8.5.16

Cute as a Button

A button bush – cute as a button.

Cowles Bog

Cowles Bog

Flower of the Day 7.12.16

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Wild and Blue

Flower of the Day – Wild Blue Phlox

Meadowbrook Nature Preserve

Meadowbrook Nature Preserve

Cee’s Flower of the Day 

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Wildflower Adventure

One of the great rewards of hiking during this time of the year is the abundance of fascinating wildflowers.

Coffee Creek Watershed Preserve

Coffee Creek Watershed Preserve

Get out for a wildflower adventure and enjoy a surplus of color.

Wildflowers at Coffee Creek

Wildflowers at Coffee Creek

Photo Challenge – Spare 

Discover Challenge – Adventure

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Jubilant Wildflower

The beauty of spring is bursting forth as jubilant wildflowers.  This is a red or eastern columbine blooming along the trails at the Indiana Dunes State Park.

Indiana Dunes State Park

Indiana Dunes State Park

Photo Challenge – Jubilant 

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Colorful Raindrops

Took a slight risk with my camera by heading outdoors in a misty rain to capture multiple raindrops on a colorful tulip.

Beauty Created by God

Beauty Created by God

Discover Challenge – Risk 

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Moth Orchid

Identity of this colorful blossom – Moth Orchid.  To see more beautiful orchids in the big city, pack your suitcase and travel to the Lincoln Park Conservatory in Chicago.

Lincoln Park Conservatory

Lincoln Park Conservatory

Discover Challenge – Identity 

Daily Prompt – Suitcase  

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The Bumblebee and the Marigold

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