Plants at an Exhibition

– Posted in: Garden Visits
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It is a grand thing when plants become the subject of an exhibit.  I don’t mean in the beds of a botanic garden or decorating a designer’s display at a flower show, but an honest to goodness exhibition, in this case ‘Wicked Plants’ at The Conservatory of Flowers in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park. Too[...]

Fritillary Gallery

– Posted in: Bulbs, Garden Visits
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By Andrea Jones I love fritillaries – they are so elegant and graceful.  Most of the species below were photographed at the nursery of Jim and Jenny Archibald in Wales, JJ Archibald Seeds. Very sadly our friend Jim died of cancer in August  last year; so this was a particularly good opportunity to pay tribute[...]

Obsession: A Chase Story

– Posted in: Garden Musings, Garden Visits
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Written by Josh McCullough This is the second in a series of posts by Joshua McCullough, the creator of PhytoPhoto, a specialist collection of expertly identified botanical, horticultural and environmental photos; images supplied to a wide variety of print mediums.  Josh has been a judge for Picture This Photo Contest on multiple occasions. His work[...]