Chocolate Cosmos - Cosmos atrosanguineus Also commonly known as Cosmos choca mocha, Cosmos atrosanguineus (Asterales - Asteraceae) is a rare, perennial, and aromatic species, native to Mexico (now.

Spiked Speedwell

Does anyone know the name of this plant. I took a picture of it at the Bloedel Floral Conservatory but forgot to get the name of the plant. It looks like a Spiked Speedwell. Can someone that knows verify this?


I've never seen a pink crocus. Also called a pasque flower. It's Manitoba's provincial flower.-----aka 'prairie crocus,' there are also varieties in pale pink, white, royal purple, and mauve.


Lichen-covered tree limb Pinole Valley Park, Pinole, California by wolfpix

Cherry Flowers | Most Beautiful Pages

This plant is called Physalis, chinese lantern, or "Amours en cage" which means "lovers in a cage" in French.

"Diphylleia grayi" (Skeleton flower), Gray's Diphylleia or Umbrella Leaf ~ The petals become transparent with the rain.

"Diphylleia grayi" (Skeleton flower) - The petals turn transparent with the rain. ❤️ This flower turns amazingly transparent when touched by raindrops

“There are no facts, only interpretations.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche

Rain and dew drops are a beautiful gift from Nature. They are cold water and warm drops at the same time. In the morning walk we normally see the dew […]

"Lead me where the wild violets grow." Photo: cornflowers and forest violet near Mosier, Oregon, in the Columbia River Gorge

Pink Orchids - Pink Orchids

Pink Orchids - Pink Orchids