Acacia baileyana purpurea, January 26, 2019
I know … what’s so purple (“purpurea”) about this bright yellow blossoming shrub? It seems it’s famous for its purple leaves, examples of which are faintly visible toward the middle upper edge of this picture. Find lots more pictures of it at this site here.
Purple puffs, July 21, 2018
I always notice these deep purple flowers when I walk by them … something about the shade they’re in and the greenery surrounding them seems to make their purple all the more striking!
Bucket of flowers on gate post, July 13, 2018
A bucket of creamy purple-rimmed petunias makes a pretty and whimsical sight suspended in the middle of this worn gate “post.”
Sweet-pea blossoms, May 21, 2018
If one squints her eyes, this photo could look like a collection of brush strokes in fuchsia and purple paint on a green background … yes?
Umbrellas, May 7, 2018
Tables under canvas umbrellas under umbrellas of green leaves and purple blossoms … deluxe!
Green hydrangea, September 2, 2017
It seems like purply, lavendery, pinkish hydrangeas have been the star flower of the summer in these pages … now here’s a change: green hydrangeas!
Foxglove, July 5 2017
A lone spire of purple amidst all manner of greenery …