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Backing up on the Scotland road trip…

Our first night was spent in Oban, Scotland but we stopped at a few places on our way there.  One of those places was the beautiful Arduaine Gardens on the Argyll coast outside of Oban. There were so many beautiful … Continue reading

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Windmill in color with a scenic vista

Besides signs at the museum here that warned you to watch out for snakes (I kept my eyes open but was banking on them being in hibernation) and arrows directing you to stay on the walking paths, there were also … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – On the Porch

F/2.8 – 1/200 – ISO100 – 47mm – Canon 5D 3

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Carnivorous, Vicious and Bizarre

Earlier this year the Franklin Park Conservatory here in Ohio had a plant exhibit featuring plants that fell into the categories listed above.  The carnivorous specimens were only dangerous if you happened to be an insect or in the case … Continue reading

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Pink and Yellow

Even though the conservatory has an annual orchid show, this orchid association had orchids that I had never seen before.  That is always a good thing.  Today I’m featuring a few of the pink and yellow varieties.  I have no … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Orchid Tentacles

 

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Fuschia Flowers

These bougainvillea were all over the grounds of our hotel and I loved it!  Their delicate beauty and color was in sharp contrast to all of the brown and not very vivid green which is naturally Arizona after the spring … Continue reading

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