Anne Elliott's photos with the Reader Rock Garden

Much-needed colour!

Much-needed colour!
Just adding one photo this morning, after posting 13 extra photos last night! I wasn't going to post any, but after looking at the endless, colourless "winter" images I've been uploading, colour was something that was definitely needed. Yesterday and ov…
Added on October 10, 2018

Happy Canada Day

Happy Canada Day
Wishing all my fellow Canadians a really happy and SAFE Canada Day Take great care on the roads if you are going to be driving! How lucky we all are to live in a country that provides us with amazing freedom to do what we want to do and to be who we ho…
Added on July  1, 2018

Blue Himalayan Poppy

Blue Himalayan Poppy
It is always a joy to see these Himalayan Blue Poppies growing at Reader Rock Garden, and I was happy to find two of them in bloom yesterday, 27 June 2018. I almost missed them, as they were hidden in a tangle of trees and tall plants. The sun was shini…
Added on June 28, 2018

Jackrabbit

Jackrabbit
This morning, I am posting three photos from my archives, all taken in June 2014. I just haven't been getting out and, on the very occasional time I have been out with my camera, there has been so little to photograph. As for Mountain Bluebirds, I have…
Added on April 13, 2018

Shoo-fly / Nicandra physalodes

Shoo-fly / Nicandra physalodes
On 16 September 2015, I called in at the Reader Rock Garden after my volunteer shift. There seemed to be more flowers in bloom than on my previous visit.

Shoo Fly, Shoofly or Shoo-fly, Peruvian Bluebell, even Apple of Peru ... take your pick, lol. It…
Added on April  6, 2018

Dreaming of spring and summer

Dreaming of spring and summer
Tomorrow will be the very first day of spring, at last, but we still have a way to go before all our snow disappears. March is said to be our snowiest month, too. Our temperature this morning, 19 March 2018, is 0C (windchill -3C) with a temperature of 3…
Added on March 19, 2018

Masterwort / Astrantia major

Masterwort / Astrantia major
On 27 June 2017, I visited the Reader Rock Garden. The sun was shining and, for the first time in quite a while, it wasn't windy, just a very slight breeze. I used to love going to this garden, usually after I had been volunteering in the same part of t…
Added on October  3, 2017

When the last petal has fallen

When the last petal has fallen
On 27 June 2017, I visited the Reader Rock Garden . The sun was shining and, for the first time in quite a while, it wasn't windy, just a very slight breeze. I used to love going to this garden, usually after I had been volunteering in the same part of…
Added on August 23, 2017

Geranium sp.

Geranium sp.
On 27 June 2017, I visited the Reader Rock Garden . The sun was shining and, for the first time in quite a while, it wasn't windy, just a very slight breeze. I used to love going to this garden, usually after I had been volunteering in the same part of…
Added on August 13, 2017

Summer colour

Summer colour
I wasn't going to post any photos this morning, as I knew I had to set my alarm clocks for 5:00 am. Annoyingly, I woke up some time before the alarms went off, so I decided to quickly edit a couple of photos to add. This one was taken at the Reader Rock…
Added on July 14, 2017