A tangerine colored dahlia spreads its petals to greet the morning sun
A morning stroll through one of my favorite Oregon gardens led me to this delightful discovery, nature is a wonderful thing!
Water Lily - beginnings
Delicate, yet almost architectural in their lines...water lilies are one of my favorites!
The sun darted from behind the clouds and shone upon beauty, which almost seemed to return the favor with a light glowing from within
String of Pearls
Dewdrops form a string of pearls on the petal tips of a sun-kissed Dahlia
Springtime and Cherry Blossoms
Like fresh bouquets of miniature roses, this Cherry Blossom tree delights every spring.
Beautiful rose-colored water lily reaches to the sun
Captivating lavender water lily joyfully bursts from its pond
Cherry blossoms shower down from above on a spring day
Shades of pale lavender, purple and creamy gold accent this beautiful water lily as it bursts with delicious summer color.
The afternoon sun shines down upon this water lily, as it lifts its petals to return the greeting.
Rich golden hues lend an exotic look to this beauty
Bursting with color, this lovely water lily is a study of the beauty of nature's symmetry
Sunrise at the Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm - Woodburn, OR
Sunrises and Moonsets
Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm
Field of Dreams
Wading through the wildflowers - Grand Tetons, Wyoming
This beautiful bearded iris with cascading petals caught my eye while wandering through Schreiner's Iris Garden in Salem, Oregon
Delicate, fragrant and joyful...Cherry blossoms in April. I look forward to their arrive all year long! :)
Pretty in Pink
This little water lily looks lovely in the afternoon sun of the local gardens.
Reflecting on a Water Lily
Enjoying quiet moments gazing at water lily reflections in the gardens.
Chasing The Elusive Komodo Dragon - Fly
This tiny dragonfly was kind enough to pose for me before taking flight in a local garden. Love the delicate details of its wings!