Yellow Irises


Yellow Irises

Iris pseudacorus, the (yellow flag, yellow iris, or water flag, is a species of flowering plant in the family Iridaceae. Quoted from Wikipedia

A Year Ago Today

Cymbalaria muralis, with common names ivy-leaved toadflax, Kenilworth ivy, coliseum ivy, Oxford ivy, mother of thousands, pennywort, wandering sailor, is a flowering plant native to Mediterranean Europe and widely naturalised elsewhere. It spreads quickly, growing up to 5 cm (2.0 in) tall – it commonly grows in rock and wall crevices, and along footpaths. The leaves are evergreen, rounded to heart-shaped, 2.5 to 5 cm (1.0 to 2.0 in) long and wide, 3–7-lobed, alternating on thin stems. The flowers are very small but distinctly spurred, similar in shape to snapdragon flowers. Flowers from May to September. Quoted from Wikipedia Zeiss Touit 12mm f/2.8

Corn Poppies, Levengrove Park, Dumbarton

Self Challenge: Take a photo every day in June, and use a different lens each day. 15. Tamron 28-75mm f/2.8 Aspherical XR Di LD Papaver rhoeas (common names include common poppy, corn poppy, corn rose, field poppy, Flanders poppy, or red poppy) is an annual herbaceous species of flowering plant in the poppy family, Papaveraceae. Quoted from Wikipedia

Ox-Eye Daisies, Levengrove Park, Dumbarton

Self Challenge: Take a photo every day in June, and use a different lens each day. 7. Canon EF-M 18-55mm f/3.5 - f/5.6 IS STM

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Rhu and Shandon Parish Church, Rhu near Helensburgh

Rhu and Shandon Parish Church dates from 1851 and stands on the site of an 18th-century predecessor. Amongst those buried in the kirkyard is Henry Bell, whose Comet was the world's first commercially successful steamship. In 1851 the marine engineer Robert Napier built the statue which today marks Bell's grave. Quoted from Wikipedia .

Wild Garlic

Allium ursinum, known as wild garlic, ramsons, buckrams, broad-leaved garlic, wood garlic, bear leek or bear's garlic, is a bulbous perennial flowering plant in the lily family . It is a wild relative of onion, native to Europe and Asia, where it grows in moist woodland. Quoted from Wikipedia .

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Glasgow Botanic Gardens

Spotted (or Marsh) Orchid

Dactylorhiza is a genus of flowering plants in the orchid family Orchidaceae. Its species are commonly called marsh orchids or spotted orchids,Dactylorhiza were previously classified under Orchis which has two round tubers. Quoted from Wikipedia