Tag Archive: Flowers

Flower of the Day: Herbaceous Border

After a hot dry summer our border is looking its best this year just now. This is the shake and rake mix we use in spring. https://ceenphotography.com/2018/10/22/fotd-october-23-2018-maple-leaf/

Flower of the Day : Orchids

Last month we went to Houghton Lodge to see the gardens. While we were there the orchid house was blooming! Inspired by Cee: https://ceenphotography.com/2018/08/21/flower-of-the-day-august-22-2018-gladiolus/

Flower of the Day: Sunflower Sunsation

This sunflower is looking good despite the dry weather! It’s a dwarf hybrid called Sunsation.

Flower of the Day: Sedum

Amongst all the dried out plants in our garden, a sedum is flowering!

Flower of the Day: Allium Purple Sensation

The alliums I bought last year worked out well! Next year we want bigger blooms still! 🙂

Flower of the Day: Bluebells

The bluebells were early this year. Most things were later after a cold march but the bluebells flowered mid April. I always look forward to seeing their magical violet in May as it… Continue reading

Flowerbuds Macro of the Day: Kalanchoe

These little buds are full of promise. I do like the miniature world that a macro lens can reveal. 🙂

Photos: 2017 Favorites

This might not be my best photo of the year but it’s one of the most meaningful. This cherry tree is our first major planting in our garden since we moved here and… Continue reading

Photo Study : Sunflowers

In the spring I placed some seeds in the soil, hoping to see beautiful flowers later on. Some weeks later, plants had grown up and the buds started to open. This one I… Continue reading

Flower of the Day : Orange Dahlia

We saw these beautiful orange Dahlias when we visited a garden in Wiltshire last weekend. It was lovely despite the rain.

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