I love gardening! And I love photographing flowers too. Here are some of my latest photos from my own garden and a few from other gardens.
First, my neighbor’s delphiniums. One without his chickens and one with:
These are a friend’s bee balm which are not the more common red ones we see everywhere, including my own backyard. These are almost purple and I just love them. I was trying to capture a bee on the close-up and actually stood there for a bit waiting for it to move. Finally I got impatient and I had to move.
From Gold Medal Park near work on one of my strolls that I take as a break, beautiful red day lilies:
One great thing about July in Minnesota is that ALL of the lilies are in bloom. Here’s another version:
We decided to grow squash this year and here is one of those blooms:
And last but certainly not least is what might be my favorite summer bloom, queen of the prairie:
Do you have a favorite summer flower?