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Among Peggy C's albums



  • A good year ..

    - for Stained Glass Wings - while many areas in North Carolina have higher counts of Monarchs - this is the first year we have had them in double digits - just being able to see them and share them with you - is an honor Monarch (Danaus plexippus) - mal…

  • Stained Glass Wings ..

    When a butterfly is in almost constant motion, this is as good as it gets .. Over at the Arts Center, he flew from one flower to another .. From these Buddleja .. Over to the Ham 'n Eggs Lantana .. Then back again .. Delightful to watch .. Challenging to…

  • False Sunflower -

    "Love and healing energies for Pam. " - words from ROL/Photo - The False Sunflower is from a seed gifted to me by Pam J on one of her visits to North Carolina US all the way from Oklahoma ! - We met at the Raleigh/Durham airport [ RDU ] - There are no w…


  • Monarch Beauty ...

    Stained Glass Wings - Tiffany Glass - Beauty of Mother Nature - Monarch (Danaus plexippus) - Journey North - "Journey North engages citizen scientists in a global study of wildlife migration and seasonal change. Report your sightings. Track the migrat…

  • Flying in for a visit -

    Snowberry Clearwing Moth (Hemaris diffinis) -- www.jeffpippen.com/naturephotos/hemaris- diffinis.htm There are two kinds in our part of North Carolina .. this one and the Hummingbird Moth .. Very fast flyers, but at times do pause long enough for a pho…

  • NotMyGarden ..

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helianthus_annuus Probably more info about Sunflowers than most want .. Interesting to scan through, though .. This one was more than 6 ft tall .. © All rights reserved * 2 PiP across the top *


  • Stained Glass Wings

    Monarch (Danaus plexippus) male .. Early for this area .. Went out this evening to check .. There he was .. Going from False Sunflowers to Cosmos and back again .. Such an unexpected JOY ~ - 2 PiP across the top - © All rights reserved -- EXPLORE --

  • For the Phantom Photographer ..

    Sir Richard of the Land of Lakes - these colors are for you - The Phantom Photographer .. never met him when I was in Florida even though there were days we were in the same location .. Sometimes the same lake, but different sides .. Dick will take photo…

  • Wet and soggy ..

    Yesterday took photos through the window as it was still raining.... But overnight, the soaked, soggy Crepe Myrtle has bent to the ground .. These photos were taken from the deck Aug 4, 2018 .. This can be taken care of .. So many in the mountains and n…


  • Paper thin ..

    Petals of a Cosmos - Trees in a Bokeh-pose complete the photo - Manual setting on Canon PowerShot SX60 HS - That is how this was done - Sometimes what is seen does turn out - © All Rights Reserved * 1 PiP Upclose * --EXPLORE--

  • Gone dancing ~

    Turk's Cap Lilies - Ready to kick up their 'heels' - Music is all around them - In rhythms of the slight breeze - And the concert of feathered friends - Nothing like it - Let's Dance - © All Rights Reserved -- EXPLORE --

  • Raindrops = Color

    * Top Left of each photo is a PiP * 1- Top Left .. Red Velvet Jazz Day Lily 2- Cosmos 3- Koreanspice Viburnum with bee 4- Another view Red Velvet Jazz Day Lily 5- False Sunflower with guest Rainy day ~ Full of colors ~ Sunshine ~ Rain ~ We must have the…


  • Pamy Flowers -

    Joy ! Yellow Gold ! Thank you, OK ! Skipper butterfly has discovered the False Sunflowers (Heliopsis helianthoides) under the Dogwood trees - She flitted back and forth from one to another - Checking - Is this one as good as the last one - Got to go bac…

  • A Bonanza of a day ~

    Day Lily #3 - Her 'proper' name really is Bonanza - Hot day - But so much beauty - ** 4 PiP across the top ** 1 - Tawny (in the Garden of Surprises) bed 2 - Winsome Lady (also in Garden of Surprises) 3 - Bonanza .. different view, but same bloom (same…

  • - shades of Still Spring

    of beauty - Top L .. Coneflower at the Museum Center - Poppa House Finch on guard Top R - Tawny Day Liliy Bottom R - next door [Jane Magnolia / Magnolia x 'Jane' ] Center - newest Day Lily ' W…


  • Hydrangea ..

    Ms Hydrangea .. Let's Dance Hi, y'all -- Decided to bloom -- The lady here gets perturbed when I don't -- So, this is just to humor her - If you know her -- You know exactly what I mean -- We grow and grow -- But she just tells us .. BLOOM .. Sigh --…

  • Tawny Lily 2018

    Here she comes en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hemerocallis_fulva 'Tawny' is open for our viewing pleasure .. Known in some areas as a Ditch Lily since she isn't fussy where she is .. A 'true-died-in-the-wool' day lily person usually lets you know in a heart…

  • Wildflowers ..

    Top Left - Carolina Primrose Right - Orange Poppy Bottom Left - Unk Plant ( unknown until it opens more) --EXPLORE-- © All rights reserved


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