Category Archives: landscape gardening

~ Willow Stump Garden One Year Later ~ Wordless Wednesday ~

   

Posted in landscape gardening, nature, pacific northwest, Wordless Wednesday | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

~ Lens-Artists Photo Challenge: Time to Relax ~

At the end of the day, I enjoy¬†peaceful moments outside listening to the birds as they gather at nearby feeders, and watching koi glean the surface in my pond.¬† On hot evenings, such as we have been experiencing this past … Continue reading

Posted in landscape gardening, Lens-Artists Photo Challenge, pacific northwest | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

~ Birdie Breakfast Buffet ~

Out my kitchen window this morning, a flurry of feathered activity sent me running for my iPhone.

Posted in birds, landscape gardening, nature, ornithology, pacific northwest | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

~ Garden Welcome ~ Wordless Wednesday ~

Posted in flowers, landscape gardening, pacific northwest, plants, Wordless Wednesday | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

~ Feeding Fledgling Flicker ~

This morning I was treated to a close-up view of a Northern (Red-Shafted) Flicker bringing it’s fledgling in for some easy grub from my suet feeder.   There are other fledglings being introduced to the deck feeding stations, and the … Continue reading

Posted in birds, landscape gardening, nature, ornithology, pacific northwest, photography | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

~ Wordless Wednesday ~ This Morning In My Garden ~

   

Posted in flowers, landscape gardening, photography, Wordless Wednesday | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

~ Raspberry Blossoms and Bombus ~

  Raspberry canes are in bloom and with the warm dry weather are attracting all sorts of pollinators. This Bombus caught my eye and stayed around long enough for me to get my iPhone and snap these shots. Since I … Continue reading

Posted in bugs & critters, Entomology, Gardening, landscape gardening, nature, pacific northwest, photography | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments