Category Archives: Flowers

Red Poppies (again) — Smiling to life.wordpress


Greetings, and smiles…My favourite flower, and bee together: enough reason for me to be happy! I took hundreds of bee, and poppy images this summer. One poppy plant is still blooming!!! Happiness ❤ . Therefore they are today’s treat, at least for me. I cannot add more, better images of my poppies because of upload limit: […]

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Nigella damascena — Smiling to life.wordpress


Flowers of growing Nigella are surrounded by a series of bracts. These are supported by a thread-like leaf structure, known as a ruff, on the cultivar love in a mist plant. This gives the appearance of the flowers being surrounded by a mist, hence the romantic name. Double flowers appear to peek through the mist […]

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Bearded Penstemon Wildflower and You — Becoming is Superior to Being


Bearded Penstemon Wildflower — Computer Art by kenne You missing, bone hard the trees seep their white bloom through stem, tendril, leaf. And your beard: light curling through the sweet, dark hair, all blossoming. How far do these white clouds reach, from here to that place you are now? — from “Poems from Paradise” by […]

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Sunflowers — Daily Paintings Christa Friedl


Each year in summer time there fields of yellow blooming sunflowers. It is always a challenge to get them right. Thank you for viewing my art. If you are interested in purchasing this painting please contact me by email – christafriedl@aon.at Im sommer sieht man in Österreich überall die gelben Sonnenblumenfelder. Es ist jedes Jahr […]

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Rosy Friday — Smiling to life.wordpress


” Happy Rosy Day is celebrated every Friday. It is a day to embrace the art of positive thinking and gratitude, celebrate and love yourself, and indulge yourself in life’s sweet little luxuries. “Happy Rosy Day!” and #happyrosyday is expressed on social media any time people are having a delightful, bright, promising, cheerful, optimistic, fun, or […]

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Coppertips — Smiling to life.wordpress


“Crocosmia ‘Limpopo’ montbretia ‘Limpopo’ ‘Limpopo’ is a cormous perennial, up to 75cm high, with grass-like green leaves. Arching sprays of large flowers, up to 6cm across, of orange and salmon-pink with apricot-coloured throats, appear over a long period in late summer.” Happy new week, happy Monday 🙂

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