Tag Archives: blue flowers

Happy First Day of Spring!

Hellebores and Daffodil It’s been a long winter, and I, for one, am so glad it’s over with! The past month was unseasonably cold, here in the Pacific Northwest. We had several instances of snow, which is rare for us. … Continue reading

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Blue Flower Mystique

BLUE THOU ART, INTENSELY BLUE; FLOWER, WHENCE CAME THY DAZZLING HUE? James Montgomery (1771-1854) Of all the flowers I take pictures of, I have to admit that my favorite ones are of the color blue. From the turquoise Blue Poppy … Continue reading

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Blue Poppy Day

It was the annual Blue Poppy Day at the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden, in Federal Way, Washington, this past weekend. I attended last year, as well, and I can say with confidence that this year’s event was bigger and better … Continue reading

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Iris, Dear Iris!

It’s getting near the end of the spring flower season, but a few species are still blooming in full color here in the Pacific Northwest…of note, the Rhododendron. We have some of the most abundant, huge and beautifully blossomed Rhodies … Continue reading

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