Colorado Columbine - by Lynn Bauer - Blue Columbine: The columbine (from the Latin word for dove, columba), is a circlet of petals thought to resemble doves. The blue columbine is a symbol of fidelity, and often appears in paintings of Mary.
Dactylorhiza orchids photo: Carl Farmer on Nature Notes from Skye
This list of shrubs is perfect for my shade garden. I wasn't sure how to fill in the garden bed and now I have a bunch of options. I really like the 4th one. #gardenshrubsshade #shadegardenshrubs #raisedgardening #gardenbeds