Tag Archives: dahlias

The Calm Before the Storm

Point Defiance Park Japanese Garden I ventured out to Point Defiance Park on Wednesday of this week. The day was one of those overcast, calm and so still, autumn days that I just love. It was, literally, the calm before … Continue reading

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Dahlia Daze

It’s already the end of August! Where did the summer go? I took a walk in the flower gardens at Point Defiance Park – Tacoma, this afternoon.  The lighting was perfect for floral picture talking—a nice cloud filled sky. I … Continue reading

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Hello Autumn!

The calendar may say autumn, but some garden flowers are still going strong. I am referring to the hardy Dahlias. I stopped by my local garden park this week to check them out and, sure enough, they’re still standing tall. … Continue reading

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Dance of the Dahlias

Yes, it’s that time of summer where the Dahlias are dancing to the tune of August sunshine. I absolutely love to photograph these floral beauties! I am privileged to live close to a world class garden at Point Defiance Park, … Continue reading

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Autumn Beauties

It’s amazing how hardy some summer blooms are—in particular—Dahlias. Here it is, mid October, and they are still standing tall with their heads still reaching for the sky. Here in the Pacific Northwest, we just got slammed with our first, … Continue reading

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