Flora and Fauna
Apple Blossom 4 Taken in my garden in West London
Strelitzia Reginae is an exotic, tender, evergreen perennial. It forms a clump of broadly oblong, grey-green leaves on long stalks and in winter and spring, produces unusual orange and blue flowers that resemble a birds head. Hence it is also known as Bird of paradise, Bird of paradise flower , Crane flower.
Telekia speciosa is a summer-flowering herbaceous perennial. Also known as Heart-leaved ox eye, Ox-eye daisy, Yellow ox-eye.
Arsenal Lily in my garden. Its there under protest as I am a West Ham supporter
White Water Lily on Little Britain Lake
Geum in my garden
Aquatic perennial cultivated for its showy summer flowers.
Arsenal Lily in my garden.
White Rose in my garden
Ruislip Lido started life in 1811 as Ruislip Reservoir and was built as a feeder for the Grand Junction Canal, later, in 1933, to become the Grand Union Canal. John Rennie was the main engineer working on the construction, Hugh Mackintosh the constructor. On 5th December 1811 the project was announced as complete, by Rennie
Bee collecting pollen from a tobacco plant in my garden
Yellow rose from my garden
Poppies and other wild flowers photo made to look like a painting by one of the great impressionists. The original is available unaltered.
The Crocus is a dwarf perennial
Magnolia and House Guest
Grass seed head blowing in the wind on Plymouth hoe
Red Poppy. Often associated with Remembrance Sunday in the UK
Blueberry Crush is an Oriental Trumpet lily
Gorse growing on the cliffs in Bournemouth.
Wild blackberries in my garden in west London
From front to back we have the poppy bud, the flower and then the seed head ready to propagate itself.
Black Park Country Park which has been used in many films including James Bond and Harry Potter. Also TV programs like Midsommer Murders have had scenes shot here. Deliberate effect
A white rose in my garden
Pink Gerbera in my garden in west London
A yellow rose for Mothers Day. Or simply for that special lady in our life anytime of the year.
Apple Blossom 3 In my garden
Blueberry Crush Lily. This is an Oriental Trumpet variety.
Kalanchoe is a genus of about 125 species of tropical, succulent flowering plants in the family Crassulaceae, mainly native to Madagascar and tropical Africa. This image was created using 59 focus shifted images.
A genus of summer flowering perennials. Fully hardy. Square crop for coasters
A white rose in my garden with a square crop for coaster and a deliberate softer feel.s