Friendly Friday Photo Challenge : Yellow
Cee’s Flower of the Day Challenge. Orchids! Again! Here are some pretty purple pansies for those suffering from orchid fatigue!
One reason I love pansies so much is their resilience. Through the most bitter Winter’s night, there they are in the morning with frost on their blossoms. Delicate of beauty, yet hardy of nature, the pansy could easily rank as my favorite flower. That is, of course, if I were given to such foolishness asContinue reading “Ragtag Daily Prompt: Resilience”
I thought the frosted mulch looked pretty groovy, so I saved an un-cropped copy of the photo. These are my submissions to Cee’s Flower of the Day challenge. February 2 also happens to be my sister’s birthday. Happy birthday, Mimi!
Let’s celebrate yellow! And what color would you say complements the yellow in these hardy pansies? So this post is a celebration, not only of yellow, but also of pansies. They snap their fingers at Winter and say, “Feh!” Cee’s Flower of the Day Challenge
Cee’s Flower of the Day challenge
For today’s Flower of the Day challenge from Cee, I present the pansy. These beautiful and hardy flowers can be seen all through winter. Here we can see them in four lovely colors: yellow, white, orange and blue. Which color is your favorite?
Yes, again with the yellow… and I can’t resist throwing in a butterfly for good measure! Please note the color of the cosmos and the dominant hue in the wings of this beautiful monarch butterfly. It brings to mind the color of the flowers that hummingbirds frequent and the colors of their throats. Much loveContinue reading “Cee’s FOTD Challenge: October 5, 2019”
Do you see the butterfly? It’s fairly well camouflaged. This how the overwhelming power of natural selection is expressed in a tiny, winged insect. I think that this is an amazing shade of yellow. Given what beautiful, yet incredibly hardy plants the pansies are, I find it amusing that their name is used as aContinue reading “Cee’s FOTD Challenge: October 1, 2019”