July in South Louisiana means Crape Myrta's are a bloom . The fallen flowers are worth the hassle . Join me here https://ceenphotography.com/ THE STORY OF RED CRAPE MYRTLES Wild crape myrtles from Southeast Asia have flower colors ranging from white to pale lavender to watermelon-pink. Gardeners have long sought crape myrtles with clearer and [...]
This will be a quick post my computer finally died on me so I am on my phone. I found this beauty blooming in my memory garden. My Dad is smiling on me.
Honeysuckles are arching shrubs or twining vines in the family Caprifoliaceae, native to northern latitudes in North America and Eurasia. Approximately 180 species of honeysuckle have been identified in North America and Eurasia They smell heavenly. Even more than their invasive qualities, honeysuckles are best known for their sweet smell and flavor. What kid hasn’t [...]
Japanese magnolias are in bloom everywhere right now, possibly signifying an early spring. It’s one of the most strikingly beautiful blooming trees this time of year. Alexandrina, Also known as saucer magnolia, it is a small, deciduous shrub (botanically speaking) but grows tall. It can be trained like a tree to grow from one main [...]
What does the black eyed Susan symbolize? Black-eyed Susans are considered a symbol of encouragement and motivation, which can be attributed to the plant's adaptability and widespread availability https://youtu.be/taUXkYtu40c
The Symbolism Often referred to as "white-robed apostles of hope," their color symbolizes the purity of Christ, who was free from sin. ... Thus, lilies represent rebirth and hope, just as the resurrection does in the Christian faith. Lilies are also mentioned or alluded to several times in the Bible. Pink (stargazer) lilies symbolize prosperity and abundance. Red lilies symbolize passion. Orange (tiger) lilies symbolize confidence, pride, and wealth. [...]
A true southern lady! Make sure you check out Tuesday garden post for more pictures and information. https://ceenphotography.com/flower-of-the-day-fotd-challenge/
Hope you had a great St Patrick day yesterday. My today's picture is a favorite resting spot for our new pup. What is Clover? A clover is the commonly used name for any number of plants belonging to the genus Trifolium, meaning “having three leaves.” Even among botanists, there is some disagreement on what species is the [...]