Bee & Lavender
Bee & Joe Pye Weed
Hosta Bud 2
Yellow Flower and Carpenter Bee
Carpenter Bee on Yellow Flower
Carpenter Bee and Hosta Bud
Potted Roses and Pool
These are large bees that can use wood bits to create homes for their young.
Bee and Phlox
Bee eating pollen and nectar
Rain Lilies with Bud
The Elizabeth Lawrence Garden was a laboratory for the gardener. Each plant is carefully labeled.
Yellow Rain Lily
This sage is a magnet for hummingbirds. It is dependent on the x-virginicus carpenter bee for pollination.
The Elizabeth Lawrence Garden has a coy pond with water lilies. This beauty presented itself for a portrait.
How Things Grrow in the South
It's as if the flowers and plants go mad with delight in North Carolina. They grow in amazing profusion. This is just a small flower bed.
Pink Ivy Leaf Cyclamen
Cyclamen are mysterious for me. They like cool, shaded areas in a garden.