Category Archives: flowers and plants

Bugs and blooms at the Botanical Gardens

Lots of cool colors and critters in June at the Botanical Gardens in Largo, Florida.

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Bright colors in the summer

Things are always blooming in central Florida. Taken in early June. Linking to Wednesday Around The World

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Sunflower faces

Close up shots of the sunflowers from my trip to Sweetfields Farm during sunflower season.  So many bright yellow sunflower faces!

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Botanical Gardens in the heat

Little critters. Cute critter. I think he was afraid I was going to steal his nut. I’m don’t know what this bird is. Any ideas?  I think it may be a juvenile. A woodpecker chewing on this pretty flowering tree. … Continue reading

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Sunny day in the sunflower field

I found a new place!  For a limited time in April and May, Sweetfields Farm has a sunflower maze. The farm also has, surprise, farm animals! And vegetables and other flowers but the big draw is the fields of sunflowers. … Continue reading

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Saturday morning walk at Chesnut Park

The water was almost gone in May due to the drought we were having. Most of the little ponds were dried up and the deer were grazing in the pond. Most of the plants were looking parched. Little critters. I … Continue reading

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Visions of flowers in Arizona

Dreaming of Arizona.  All taken in Flagstaff.  Happy 4th July!

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Flowers in the house

Playing around with some leftover Easter flowers. Couldn’t decide which was my favorite so I posted them all.

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April showers bring May flowers

Spring starts early down here in central Florida. These were all taken at the end of February at Bok Tower Gardens.

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Fun in the fog.

On foggy mornings you can really see the spider webs. You don’t notice them when the sun is out. Everything is covered in them. The light was bad but it was fun to walk around in the fog.  At least … Continue reading

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