Archive for the ‘Bluebells’ Category

Springtime in our West Philadelphia row house backyard

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Shenks Ferry Wildflower Preserve? A lot of the same plants! More like the Viola Street Wildflower Preserve! Just an 8 feet by 13 feet backyard garden we have quite a show going on!

The Dogwood is blooming away. The Blooms almost glow in the dark. Below is a view from the second floor.

Trillium blooming in the corner

The Dogwood Flower

Phlox

Mayapple and Christmas Fern. Lastly one of our favorite Springtime plants, Bluebells!

 

Mertensia virginica at Bull Run Virginia

Monday, May 11th, 2015

Enjoy these still shots of the bluebells at Bull Run Virginia, possibly the largest Mertensia virginica  population in the world!

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Video of bluebells at Shenks Ferry wildflower preserve April 19, 2015

Sunday, April 19th, 2015