Tag Archives: spring

June Blooms

Golden Chain It’s now June! I’ve watched the metamorphosis of my favorite botanical garden, Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden, throughout the spring season. I feel somewhat melancholy each June as I say goodbye to the wilting and dying, spring blooms in … Continue reading

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Rhododendrons in Bloom

It’s the middle of March and I am thrilled to see that so many flowers are blooming right now: Cherry Blossoms, Flowering Plums, Daffodils, Camellias—the usual early bloomers, AND the Rhododendrons! We had a spat of very mild temps recently … Continue reading

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February’s Early Blooms

Signs of an early spring abound with a few flowers peeping out here and there. I visited my favorite botanical garden, the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden, located in Federal Way, Washington. I was surprised to see so many rhododendrons already … Continue reading

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Tiptoe Through the Tulip Fields

The tulips, once again, are coming to an end of their glorious blooming. Their blooms came later than usual this year, due to the below normal temps we experienced in March, here in the Pacific Northwest. That, plus the above … Continue reading

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More Blooms!

As promised, here are more images of flowering plants at the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden, located in Federal Way, Washington. This time the images will not be of rhododendrons, but other of blooming plants this time of year. Here’s the … Continue reading

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