Category: flowers

1 Shot Wednesday: Purple Passion flower

We bought a mystery vine a couple months back for our back patio. The extreme heat made the blossoms hide in their pods. Finally last night a Monsoon hit and cooled off the Verde Valley. Out popped this surprise!

1 Shot Wednesday: Poppies

OOPS! A sign of staying home day after day. Is this a preview to retirement?  I did not realize yesterday was Wednesday. Here’s a pretty pair of poppies for you. I took this shot a few years ago in Illinois from my mother’s garden.… Continue Reading “1 Shot Wednesday: Poppies”

1 Shot Wednesday: Desert Blossoms

From prickly situations come the blossoms of rebirth and wisdom. Arizona is made for wandering and hiking. You’ll never know what you’ll find. For instance, the cholla. There are several varieties. Spotting one of these in bloom reminds me there is beauty amongst the… Continue Reading “1 Shot Wednesday: Desert Blossoms”