Tag Archives: blooms

Late Summer Garden Blooms

Different flowering species are now blooming throughout our local gardens during the late summer months of August and September. The most popular are the Dahlias. Also showy are the Japanese Anemones. Zinnias are still going strong, too. Here are a … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Watching the Flowers Bloom

A few, favorite photos of mine I took as I watch the seasonal flowers bloom. An added bonus: A male Common Whitetail Dragonfly All photos property of Peggy A Thompson

Posted in Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

It’s Azalea Time!

Along with Rhododendrons blooming are Azaleas. Do you know what the major difference is between these two flowers? Azaleas are actually a Rhododendron species, but the major, physical difference between the two is the number of stamen each has. Azaleas … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Camellias and Rhododendrons, Oh My!

For those of you following my blog, you know how I love to photograph in certain, local botanical gardens during the springtime and other seasons. With the cold weather behind us, things are really popping now in the blooms department! … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Colorful August Gardens

It’s August! And flower gardens are blooming in delicious colors! One of my favorites is the Black Eyed Susan. They radiant so much warmth and cheer with their golden yellow color! I love how the blue Salvia are mixed in … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments