The Welsh Poppies reappear year after year. The are so delicate, with thin petals, like tissue paper. They seem happy in my wild garden, in amongst the grass. Inspired by the Lens-Artists Weekly Photo Challenge: Delicate
My Jacob’s Ladder (Polemonium) is flowering … the flowers are so delicate and pretty 🙂
My favourite spring flower has popped up in my garden and I am delighted to see it! I didn't even have to walk down to the field, it is right here outside my front door 🙂 Happy April!
My favourite spring flower has popped up in my garden and I am delighted to see it! I didn’t even have to walk down to the field, it is right here outside my front door 🙂 Happy April!
Primrose yellow is such a gentle, delicate kind of yellow. While the Daffodils, Dandelions and Forsythia are proclaiming the start of spring with their bright sunshine yellow, the primrose is more subtle with its approach. And when adorned with shining raindrops, the picture is complete. These Primroses are in my garden. I’m hoping to have…… Continue reading Delicate Primrose Yellow
I started another cardi today! I know, I really should finish several other projects, but this pattern is so pretty. I saw it on instagram and fell in love. It’s called the ‘Golden Circles Cardigan’ by Juliette Bezold and it’s available from Annie’s Craft Store Website So far I’m enjoying it a lot – I…… Continue reading Blue Circles Cardi
I don’t have Wood Sorrel in the woods near my house, but while walking in some different woodland I saw lots of them. Here’s my favourite shot of this delicate little flower.
The Weekly Photo Challenge is ‘Weight(less)’ this week. Some things in nature are so delicate and small they seem weightless. Of course they must have some kind of mass but when you see an insect climbing over delicate grasses without much bending, it can’t weigh much. This Harebell is a delicate flower, light enough to…… Continue reading Light and Gentle
I ventured out in the cold yesterday as the sun was shining and had a little walk round the village. As you’d expect at this time of year there weren’t any insects but I was delighted to see my first snowdrops of the year! There was one little bunch in the hedgerow, and this one…… Continue reading A Drop of Snow
Photo from August 2013
This is one of the flowers we saw yesterday in a visit to Cae Hir Gardens. There were lots of lovely flowers and insects to photograph although it was a rather blustery day so getting a good shot was a bit more tricky. I love the colour of this flower and the contrast of the…… Continue reading Delicate Purple