Friday, June 15, 2012

Flower Power: GBBD June 2012

Sponsored by May Dream Gardens

Established Plants

 Chinese Indigo (Indigofera kirilowii)

 Lily of the Nile (Agapanthus africanus)

 Texas Betony (Stachys coccinea)

 Aztec Arrowhead (Sagittaria montevidensis)

 Rock Rose (Pavonia lasiopetala)

 West Texas Mist Flower (Conoclinium greggii)

 Pink Rain Lily (Zephyranthes rosea)

 Texas Bindweed (Convolvulus equitans)

Potted Plants

 Ground Orchid (Spathoglottis plicata)

 Red Yucca's (Hesperaloe parviflora)

Indoor Plants

 Moth Orchid (Phalaenopsis sp.)

Flower Wannabes

 American Beautyberry (Callicarpa americana)


  1. Rain lilies--why don't I have these in my garden? I definitely need them! The photo of your ground orchid is also lovely...I think my garden needs it! ;-) Happy Bloom Day!

  2. Wish I could capture the essence of my blooms a spectacularly as you do.

  3. Such pretty blooms. I really like that indigo.
    Happy Bloomday...

  4. That indigo gets me every time! Love the pink blooms. My bindweed has light purple blooms; I go back and forth between fighting it and appreciating the flowers and survival skills. Fun to see it in the GBBD mix.

  5. aloha,

    beautiful collection of flowers, i enjoyed seeing each macro detail especially the backlit mist flower

  6. Stunning photography and a joy to visit your blog. Thank you for sharing and a Happy GBBD!

  7. Nice macros. Bought back memories of my time in Texas, especially the bindweed. he he.

  8. What a selection of lovely photos of some great plants! Larry

  9. Very pretty. Love them all, except maybe the bindweed! ;)