Peggy C's photos with the white

An Evening Visitor . . . .

An Evening Visitor . . . .
TheViceroy butterfly is smaller in size than a Monarch; has a darker orange color and shows a black line that crosses the hindwing.

This bright surprise topped off a sunshine day [ that we probably won't see again for awhile ] -
If Florence has her say -…
Added on September 11, 2018

Beauty -

Beauty -
When the Dogwoods start ---- it is Spring in North Carolina -

Regardless of any cold weather -

Both white and pink Dogwoods can be seen all over the State of North Carolina -
They grow wild as well as in yards -
Best as under-story trees .. but, they do…
Added on April 17, 2018

Creeping Phlox -

Creeping Phlox -
Variation on the Theme of Creeping Phlox -

2 PiP -
one is the original photo -
other is the overlay -

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Added on March 30, 2018

Framing of the Fir ..

Framing of the Fir ..
Lady Daffs frame our elegant Fir tree -
If someone needs directions, I tell them " look for the large Fir Tree " -

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Added on March  7, 2018

Shades of yellow and green ..

Shades of yellow and green ..
Warm with a blue sky -
But oh so windy -
Some Daffs are 'motion blur shots' -
But, it is all good -

Asked them all -
They still don't know when Spring will really be here -

So, for now .. they are Spring ~

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Added on March  3, 2018

weaving ...

weaving ...
art ..
between leaves of Azaleas ..
patterns in Nature ..

to get a really close look ..
Left click on photo -- then make it full size ..

Art is all around us ..
sometimes we happen to be in the right place ..
at the right time to see it ..

no, don't kn…
Added on June  7, 2017

Jenny, #8, in the rain ..

Jenny,  #8,  in the rain ..
# 8 of the SIsters Iris to bloom -
Jenny is her proper name -
A very casual gal who doesn't mind a little rain -
Lavender .. purple with beard of Orange and a touch of white within -

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Added on May  6, 2016

# 3 of [Sisters Iris]

# 3 of   [Sisters Iris]
# 3 to bloom -
same as last year -
beneath the shade of the White Dogwood -

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Added on April 26, 2016

.. beneath a White Ash

.. beneath a White Ash
does the first Dogwood tree bloom -
later than last year -
cold winters will do that -
white bracts to be followed by tiny yellow flowers -
in the center -

soon ----
pink and red ones -

this is a Season of Color ~

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Added on April  5, 2015

Daily ..

Daily ..
do I get a visit from the Lady-Who-Lives-In-The-Home ..
yet, on Tuesday ..
got 2 visits ..
something about "got to get the focus better" ..
whatever that means ..
before long, The-Lady will be in heaven ..
my cup shall runneth over ~
and all my sisters sh…
Added on April  1, 2015

.. special bloom

.. special bloom
for a Special Soul - Pam J

" How do you spell love ?
You don't spell it -
You feel it .."

-from The Tao Of Pooh, Benjamin Hoff

Night Blooming Cereus Cactus flower -

size of a saucer -

opens at 10pm EDT -
Florida US -
oh, how I hated to leave it…
Added on February 11, 2015

A visitor ..

A visitor  ..
this morn ..
male and female Cardinals ..
Black Capped Chickadees ..
Sparrows ..
Purple Finch ..
and those are only the one seen ..
many others in the trees ..

a very colorful day it is ..

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Added on February  1, 2015

- colors of the Season

- colors of the Season
around our home -
decorations important to us -
some have been gifts -
some found -
like the Sand dollars -
others are just here -
it feels right -

but, discovered this morn -
need to take another photo of the group -
of teddies in the sleigh [ top middl…
Added on December 22, 2014

the framing . . .

the framing   . . .
of seeds -
still beautiful, though very different in color -
what was white with shades of rose -
has moved into another part of life -

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Added on December 16, 2014

- casual

- casual
in our own little world ..
leaning over the sidewalk ..
we shall greet you ..
when you stop by ..
the humans here are nice ..
there are felines who check on us, too ..
now, the dogs ..
oh, they do run through us ..
sometimes breaking off a bit ..
but, tha…
Added on September  9, 2014

.. and she blooms

.. and she blooms
Hydrangea out front -
a very hearty soul -
puts up with drought -
gives tiny beauties -
for our enjoyment -

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Added on August 25, 2014

Purple nectar delight -

Purple nectar delight -
American Lady -

(Vanessa virginiensis) has found it !
Buddleia davidii..
delight of purple nectar ..
the nectar-bar was open ..
numerous Skippers ..
Bumble bees who kept me at bay ..

a good day for enjoying Nature ..

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Added on August  1, 2014

.. room for more than one

.. room for more than one
visitor to these almost saucer-size blooms -
last year the edges had a pink tinge to them -
perhaps that happens as the year goes on -
yesterday I walked past these -
they were buds -
today, wham !
look at me -
got the camera ?

love the elegant pleated s…
Added on July  7, 2014