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Published Friday, January 27, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Longwood orchids

A small display of orchids blooming in May, from the magnificent Longwood Gardens in Pennsylvania near Philadelphia.

Orchids and ferns adorn a wall at Longwood Gardens

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Published Wednesday, January 25, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Water-platter

This is a real water lily plant at Longwood Gardens, outside of Philadelphia. The sign said Longwood Hybrid Water-Platter Victoria ‘Longwood Hybrid.’

Water-Platter water lily plant in outdoor pool at Longwood Gardens

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Published Monday, January 23, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Longwood fern wall

The fabulous Longwood Gardens outside of Philadelphia PA has a remarkable interior space with walls of ferns.

Walls of ferns inside at Longwood Gardens

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Published Friday, January 20, 2017, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Philadelphia from the air

The positive part of air travel:

View of Philadelphia from the air

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Published Thursday, December 29, 2016, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Colorful painted boxes

Our typical Seattle endless gray wintertime weather is kind of getting to me. I need brightness and color. Here are some painted boxes from my trip to Mexico in March.

Brilliantly colorful painted boxes for sale in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

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Published Thursday, December 8, 2016, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Yellow clivia

This graceful flower is related to amaryllis and is a bulb. I saw it growing happily in mass plantings in Mexico in the early spring, and here it was in Longwood Gardens in Pennsylvania in May.

Soft yellow clivia macro

Soft yellow clivia macro

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Published Wednesday, December 7, 2016, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Longwood Gardens indoor reflecting pool

Another view of the fabulous indoor pool at Longwood Gardens outside of Philadelphia, PA.

Flower balls hang over a ferny reflecting pool in a glass conservatory

Flower balls hang over a ferny reflecting pool in a glass conservatory

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Published Tuesday, December 6, 2016, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

White dogwood tree

Last spring I was in Longwood Gardens outside of Philadelphia. Enjoy the light, as we are in our gray weather now, here in Seattle.

Huge old white dogwood tree in Longwood Gardens, PA

Huge old white dogwood tree in Longwood Gardens, PA

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Published Saturday, September 24, 2016, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Campfire

Last year when we went camping, there was a burn ban due to drought and fire conditions. This year, on the rainy Olympic Peninsula, fires in campsites were allowed. I had so missed it.

Tongues of orange and yellow flames leap from campfire logs

Tongues of orange and yellow flames leap from campfire logs

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Published Friday, September 23, 2016, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Fairy forest

The shady, ferny creeks of the Pacific Northwest are magical.

Mossy branches overhang gentle creek

Mossy branches overhang gentle creek meandering its stony bed

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Published Wednesday, September 21, 2016, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Mossy waterfall

Feeding into Lake Cushman, on the Olympic Peninsula in Washington, this little waterfall is still going strong even in September.

Moss and ferns grow near small waterfall in late summer

Moss and ferns grow near small waterfall in late summer

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Published Tuesday, September 20, 2016, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Skokomish River

A view of the north fork of the Skokomish River in Mason Co., WA, from the bridge at Staircase Campground. Please see post below for a view from the other direction, further down the river.

Scenic view of North Fork of the Skokomish River

Scenic view of North Fork of the Skokomish River with the blue sky reflected in it

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