Pictures of Hydrangea Flowers

I photograph hydrangeas for my Hydrangeas Blue blog, for making wedding stationery for my BlueHyd online store, and for use other places I write online. Recently I added some hydrangea shrubs to my yard and although I didn’t think they would bloom this year, they did! It’s a wonderful surprise and I’ve been enjoying photographing […]

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columbine plant

Red and Yellow Columbine in My Garden

I planted this Columbine in my flower garden last year and this Spring it has really grown. It’s loaded with flowers that are just beginning to go by. Columbine is one of the flowering plants I’ve come to enjoy most in my New England landscape. The colors are gorgeous and they provide seeds when the […]

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Almost Planting Time

Last year I bought some Nasturtium seeds and planted them all around the edges of my newly dug gardens. Some of them did very well, but the red ones especially did not. For some reason they got aphids (I think) all over them and died. I didn’t buy seeds this year, but I did collect […]

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Playing With Cosmos

Cosmos flowers are one of my favorites to photograph. These grew in my yard over the summer – I started them from seeds in early spring and they grew into small trees! I love the look of the petals and the white ones are my favorites. The seeds are easy to collect and use the […]

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