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July Birthstone, Orchid Jewellery and Accessories

Good wishes to all and sundry whose birthdays fall in July!

The glowing ruby shall adorn,
Those who in July are born;
Then they’ll be exempt and free, 127 more words


Orchidaceae: The Orchid Family

As promised in my From One Aster to Another post, here is some more detail about the orchid family. While asters such as sunflowers, dandelions, and lettuces represent a vast plant family, no plant family includes so many species as does the Orchidaceae. 187 more words


Here they come! Orchid Buds

It’s exciting to see the new season orchids beginning to bud.  Here are some that I’ve found this week.


Macro Photography : Secrets by cahyman

A macro of the back of a single Orchid blossom.

Aspect ratio: 5:4

All images in this portfolio are copyright protected (HY-TEC Images). The materials contained may not be reproduced, copied, edited, published, transmitted or downloaded in any manner. 28 more words

The Moon Is Wild

High above the arch hangs the rare full moon. Orchids languish on the sill below.
Slow touches from behind disturb the soul and tangle the hair, 249 more words