Monthly Archives: June 2012

Late Day Nipissing

Late in the day on the shore of Lake Nipissing.

Tomorrow is another day.

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Monday Morning Colour

A newly emerged poppy bursts forth with intense colour:

It is still a bit wrinkled from being folded up in the pod.

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Textured Lupine

I have been playing with texture overlays recently.  Here is an attempt using a close-up of a lupine.

Subtly used, textures can add a bit of snap to a photo.

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Hosta

Hostas are plants that have elegant curves and surfaces.

They are unspectacularly spectacular in their form and design.

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Solution

This is the flower:

This is the Royal insect:

And the plant is milkweed, which is a necessary part of the life cycle of the Monarch Butterfly.

Now I’m sure you feel better about your world!

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Mystery Thursday

These will turn into flowers very soon.

What is the plant?

Hint:  Royal insects survive on these weeds.

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Lily

Yellow lily.

Sweetman’s Garden produces another golden treasure.

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