Flower of the Day – August 17, 2012


Flower of the Day – August 17, 2012

And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

Sun Bee,” Sunflower, Hillsboro, Oregon. Copyright belongs to the photographer: Louise Edwards. © 2012 All Rights Reserved.

Flower of the Day – June 29, 2012


Flower of the Day – June 29, 2012

What a lovely thing a rose is!
~ Arthur Conan Doyle, The Naval Treaty

Here’s to alcohol, the rose colored glasses of life.”
~ F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Beautiful and Damned

“Rose Colored Rose,” Portland Rose Gardens, Portland, Oregon