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Magic at the Wildflower Garden (Shaw Nature Reserve)

May 17, 2018

A common yellowthroat shows of its halo of spiderwort flowers on the prairie at Shaw Nature Reserve this morning.

The Whitmire Wildflower Garden and surrounding prairie at Shaw Nature Reserve are on fire right now with birds and blooms. 213 more words

All Months Combined

Bloomin' & Growin' week of May 6 to 12, 2018

It’s been May for a bit now, and as I walk or drive around I can’t help but notice some roses are starting to bloom already.  446 more words

Wandering in the Spring Forest searching for Wildflowers

Spring is the beginning of wildflower hunting season.  To all my fellow wanderers (and those longing to wander) breath in the new green and enjoy Nature’s spectacular pallet of tiny blossoms. 257 more words

Hot Springs National Park

a different beauty ...oil painting

The common name of this flower is “spiderwort” but it is much prettier than its name! Apparently, it was native to North America but taken all over the world as an ornamental plant. 111 more words


Purple Reign

Purple is the color of the week in my garden.

Oh sure, there’s yellow, red, and orange too, all vying for attention with their look at me!  346 more words

Add a New Color to Your Garden: Purple

Is your flower garden a study in pinks, oranges, and yellows? Wouldn’t you like to add a little drama? If your favorite color is purple, you’re in luck because there are a lot of choices for flowers, foliage, and berries in a wide variety of purple hues. 392 more words


Tammy's Garden Oasis in the Suburbs

On the last day of the 2017 Garden Bloggers Fling, we visited the garden of Fling organizer extraordinaire Tammy Schmitt, author of the blog Casa Mariposa 235 more words

Perennial Flowers