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Bee on Aeonium Flowers via My Instagram

Bee on Aeonium Flowers In the neighborhood yesterday Join me at Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook  and Follow Learn more about bees with these books ††† * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out! † […]

A Splash Of Purple via My Instagram

A Splash Of Purple Found on a walk around the neighborhood Join me at Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook  and Follow Read more on this topic: Purple Hibiscus Purple Coneflower (Echinacea) Gomphrena ‘Pinball Purple’ via Instagram A Splash of Yellow Purple Explosion [Photo]

Lavender in the neighborhood via Instagram

Lavender in the neighborhood Lavender blooms year round here in Los Angeles. The temperatures have been summer-like here recently and the heat makes the scent almost overpowering as you walk by.  Join me at Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook  and Follow Learn more about Lavender with these books † * A portion of each […]

A Rose via Instagram

A Rose “O my Luve’s like a red, red rose, That’s newly sprung in June: O my Luve’s like the melodie, That’s sweetly play’d in tune.” — Robert Burns  and Follow * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books may be available from your local library. […]

Flowering Now: Apple Blossom Camellia

Flowering Now: Apple Blossom Camellia Via Instagram Camellia is a genus of flowering plants in the family Theaceae. They are found in eastern and southern Asia, from the Himalayas east to Japan and Indonesia. There are 100–300 described species, with some controversy over the exact number. There are also around 3,000 hybrids. The genus was named by Linnaeusafter the Jesuit botanist Georg Joseph Kamel, who worked in the Philippines […]

In The Getty Garden via Instagram

In The Getty Garden The Getty Center I believe this is a Kniphofia.   and Follow Me Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Learn more about the Getty Center †† Learn more about Los Angeles with these books †† * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of […]

Rudbeckia in Fall Colors via Instagram

Rudbeckia in Fall Colors An amazing rudbeckia flower shines out in the Autumn sun.  Join the conversation on A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook  * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Books on rudbeckia may be available from your local library. Check it out! Read more on this topic: Epiphyllum […]

Gomphrena ‘Pinball Purple’ via Instagram

Gomphrena ‘Pinball Purple’ Spotted at the nursery this weekend. Might find a place in my front garden. Join the conversation on A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook  From Missouri Botanic Garden… Annual. Easily grown in average, well-drained soils in full sun. Although mature plants exhibit good drought resistance, plants grow best with regular moisture throughout the […]

Fall flower at the nursery via Instagram

Fall flower at the nursery I didn’t catch the name of this plant, but the Flower certainly caught my eye as I walked around the nursery this weekend.  Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books may […]

Barrel Cactus in Black and White

Barrel Cactus in Black and White Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out! Read more on this topic: Cactus flower Barrel Cactus Planting [Photo] Cactus Macro 2 Tiny cactus […]