Tag Archives: flowers

Quince and Lilac

via Blogger http://ift.tt/2pZumDY

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Beauty and the Buzz

A tree flower: Sirdavidia solannona, named in honour of Sir David Attenborough, probably buzz-pollinated. (Another 2016 New Species candidate.) For you: Sirdavidia’s da buzz! H/T: Sirdavidia, an extraordinary new genus of Annonaceae from Gabon

Posted in #amreading, Art and Science, Flowers, haiku, Illustration, in the news, Science | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cat and Dog in Vancouver

Spot the houseboat cat. Anxious canine watching his human through the cafe window, having a latte.  Oh, and there are lots of flowers here…

Posted in cats, dogs, flowers, photos, Travel | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Gerbera Gusto

The Barberton daisies I grew up with looked different from the one above, which is probably a hothouse-grown hybrid. Gerbera jamesonii There were red ones, but I liked the white ones: By JMK – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=21413551Continue reading

Posted in art, Art and Science, Botany, Flowers, flowers, Illustration, Merchandise | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

So Strelitzia

   Of course, this Strelitzia is hiding its true colours; but this inviting Strelitzia is flaunting its… Which makes it happy:   

Posted in Art and Science, Botany, Flowers, Illustration, Merchandise | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Fuchsia Finery

Checking if ye olde IFTTT algorithm works for fuchsias. I don’t want to break the internet.

Posted in flowers | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

The Summer Garden

This gallery contains 24 photos.

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Trifecta of Tidbits

Posted in cats, Felines, Flowers, flowers, Illustration | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Pics of the Day

Posted in cats, dogs, Felines, flowers, Photography | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Three Ways of Seeing

Riveting random (not rubidium-) fact of the day: I always think of ginger when I see these flowers. Ribid-ribid. They were especially abundant in Indonesia, ginger flowers and frogs, that is…that are? So, if only male frogs can croak, I guess … Continue reading

Posted in Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment