Spring flowers at botanical gardens, 15 pictures of flowers

Botanical gardens are very special places to visit especially when its time to bloom for spring flowers. Find a botanical garden nearby, plan a trip and take your camera to take great pictures of flowers. If your road trip ideas include being in Nova Scotia, thenĀ  historic botanical gardens at Annapolis Royal must be on […]

Historic Botanical Gardens in Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada

Historic botanical gardens of Annaplois Royal, Nova Scotia offer a nice walk and are delight to anyone interested in nature. Annapolis Royal is about 3 hours drive from Halifax. Plan a trip to this area and you can also enjoy other Nova Scotia attractions: Fort Anne, Kejimkujik National park, Upper Clements park. You can also […]

Scenic beauty of Halifax Public Gardens

Halifax Public Gardens are located right in downtown Halifax, largest city on Atlantic coast of Canada. This park provides haligonians with a nice green retreat within the city. It is a nice place to spend lunch break, have a picnic, read a book or simply relax on the bench. There is a gazebo with a […]

Living Desert Botanical Garden: Come Close to Nature

The Living Desert was formed in 1970 to help preserve the Palm Desert and maintain the balance of the desert ecosystem. Founded by several trustees of the Palm Springs Desert Museum, this place has a zoo and botanical garden that brings visitors all year round. It is a popular with the kids mostly, but adults […]

Descanso Gardens Pasadena- Come Closer to Nature

Step into the Descanso Gardens and one will be transported to a world of greenery and groves of trees. The garden is home to several varieties of trees and lovely flowers including camellias. Easily accessible from Los Angeles, many nature enthusiasts and children prefer to come here to spend their leisure afternoons and weekends. Renowned […]

Birds at LA Arboretum, 20 pictures of birds

Home to several varieties of birds the Los Angeles Arboretum is a wonderful place in Arcadia. Arboretum is easy to reach and makes a perfect candidate for a half day to a day trip while visiting the area. It also provides wonderful opportunities for taking pictures of birds or simply relaxing and taking a break […]

Pictures of Flowers – Tea, Shrub, Floribunda and Other Roses.

Series of pictures of flowers – roses, botanical family Rosaceae, a rose plant produces beautiful rose flower that is always welcomed in any garden. One of the brightest red roses is crimson red English roseĀ  L.D. Braithwaite developed by David Austin Roses. This shrub rose is very hardy and will make and excellent border or […]

Close up pictures of flowers and of flowering trees

These pictures of flowers where taken in various places – gardens, parks and streets in Southern California. Usually this area gets most of its rainfall during winter and early spring. This is the best time to visit – it is not too hot to walk around, there is less smog and no smoke from wildfires. […]

Rose Parade Tournament House and Wrigley Gardens in Pasadena, California

Wrigley Mansion – as it was once known now houses permanent headquarters of Tournament of Roses in Pasadena, California. Wrigley Gardens are part of the property and are opened to the public. The building, the grounds and the gardens are beautifully maintained and are well worth the visit. The building is located on South Orange […]

Flower pictures of succulent desert plants at botanical gardens

Succulent desert plants usually bloom in the spring and their flowers are very spectacular and very colorful. These pictures of flowers were taken in the month of April at botanical gardens of Huntington Library near Pasadena, California. There is always something blooming here. April is the best month if you want to see desert plants […]