Tag Archive: botanical

Featured Flower: Hydrangea

Hydrangea Hydrangeas are fairly common garden flowers that could be easily overlooked, due to a long flowering season (but not their size).  However, hydrangeas are really quite remarkable flowers.  They are one of… Continue reading

Featured Flower: Poppies

Since poppies are associated with sleep and remembrance of soldiers who have died in war, we chose poppies in honor of Memorial Day.  Just like the redwoods, they are an integral part of… Continue reading

Featured Flower: Bearded Irises

  Irises As you may recall, last weekend was Mother’s Day.  Here is to another kind of mother:  an aunt.  While yellow roses make me think of my mother, irises will always be… Continue reading