It has been an unusually cool and rainy summer so far. I’m not complaining. If anyone has kittens, copper kettles or woolen mittens to photograph, let me know. All photos taken by me with a Nikon DSLR at the Peninsula Park Rose Garden.
Random images from three states and one Instagram account. With an emphasis on roses. Sweet Hibbie is now 30 years old. She’s a little thin, a little blind, but still loves clover and to have that one spot on her neck rubbed just right. A bit of columbine. (Think of it as an amuse bouche […]
Random images from a couple of lakes, a couple of planes and a whole lot of rose gardens. An eerily calm Lake Superior. Mt Hood, Mt Jefferson and, in the distance, the Three Sisters Lake of the Clouds (Porcupine Mountain State Park, Upper Peninsula of Michigan) Summer in Northern Wisconsin. One more up-close view of […]
On Saturday, I had the opportunity to visit a demonstration garden just outside of Salem, Oregon. The irises were in full bloom, with names almost as colorful as their petals. Juke Box Hero. Petticoat Shuffle. Squid Squirt. Along with the irises were roses, columbine, peonies, foxglove and more. If you don’t like looking […]