Tag Archives: flowers

The Power of Attraction

Buddleia isn’t nicknamed the Butterfly Bush without good reason. Usually its spires are alive with feeding butterflies. But cos I wanted to take the photo…none. Flower Power, another title from the list Maria Antonia has given us for #2022picoftheweek

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Something New

I planted these irises last autumn; they’ve been advertising their presence (as leaves) for ages, but I’d forgotten what colour they were till Wednesday morning. Fully delighted with this *something new*. Something New, another title from the list Maria Antonia … Continue reading

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Marguerite wasn’t used to this Crammed together with her sisters In the nursery Now she’d been bought She had the spotlight 21 words written for Sammi’s Weekend Writing Prompt: Spotlight

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By The Way

Quite simply, flowers seen along the way on our walk on Saturday 10th April. Hope you enjoy this wonderful splash of spring as much as I did. Truly, spring is here, with flowers everywhere.

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Tuesday Treat: Valentine Flowers

Roses are red Violets are blue But tulips are all I want from you… But why keep it to pink Or you could give me alstromeria, lily of the Incas I’ll take photos of them no matter what… Or, if … Continue reading

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Tulips in the Sun

A whole week of rain and wind. Frustrated with not taking my camera for a walk, I turned inwards. I always have at least one vase of cut flowers; I’d do some flower studies. And so… Backlight, from the list … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Church Flowers

On 21st April 2018 our walk took us past three village churches. And of course, we popped in…

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Lilies… a study

You must know by now I’m addicted to flower photography. But while my usual subjects are found growing by the wayside, not these. These lilies are my regular treat to myself. Photo posted for #2019picoftheweek challenge title Delightful For details … Continue reading

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A Plant By Any Other Name . . . .

(Would be easier to spell) Although my usual plant subjects are native to England, this Rhododendron leapt in front of the camera, the sun full upon it, begging to be pixel-captured.

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This Green and Pleasant Land

Since Easter this year there’s scarcely been a week when I haven’t been out in the rurals of Norfolk, phone/camera in hand, clicking obsessively. I share with you some of those photos, the ones that to me epitomise England’s Green … Continue reading

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