Tag Archives: #plants

Wildflower Wednesday… and More!

OK, so… let me change the routine just a little. Yep, no Wordless Wednesday today. Mostly, because I went out walking again last evening… in the hope of capturing another splendid sunset. OK, so… it wasn’t as special as the … Continue reading

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Alien Eyes – Sunshine’s Macro Monday

My good lady pointed out that aliens have inhabited the children’s kitchen windowsill… promise! I scoffed, until she showed me a photo. So, the other evening I called in to have a look-see… and to take some snaps, just to … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Bedraggled…

It’s fast approaching the end of the dahlia season but here and there we still see a few blooms. Now, this particular flower (and plant) has special meaning so it was good to see it still hanging around, even though … Continue reading

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Thoughtless Thursday – Cute Posterior…

Prickly… or cute? Your choice… You know… on third thoughts… that cute posterior could fit Irene’s Sunshine Macro Monday challenge just fine… pity it’s Thursday…

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Wordless Wednesday – Flower Wall

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Silent Sunday – Three-Pronged Delight…

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Seaside Saturday – Summer Serenade…

So… summer comes… summer goes. This is most likely one of the last small tortoiseshells we’ll see out and about now that the dreaded winter in encroaching. Yes… dreaded – I don’t like cold!

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Monday Macros – Spiky!

Sea Holly… one of the most beautiful plants I have encountered in Ireland. Indigenous and loved by bees, moths and butterflies… and me! However, they are spiky… so, should you want to get too close you’ll need to wear protective … Continue reading

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