Flowers & Plants

A photo of a purple crocus in bloom on a February day.

First Crocus 2024

The first crocus blossom of 2024 and a sign that Spring is right around the corner in the Hudson Valley.


A photo of Lemon Queen sunflower in full bloom with a bee harvesting pollen from it on an August morning.

August Sunflower

A Lemon Queen sunflower in full bloom on an August morning in the Town of Esopus, NY.


A photo of a Stella D'Oro Daylily blossom on a Summer evening in the Town of Esopus in New York.

Stella D’Oro Daylily

A photo of a Stella D’Oro Reblooming Daylily in bloom on a Summer evening in the Town of Esopus in New York.


A photo of a patch of purple crocus plants blossoming with patch of yellow crocus blossoms in the background.

Spring Crocus Patch

A small patch of purple and yellow crocus plants in bloom on a March morning in Ulster Park.


A photo of an Orange Monarch Crocus blooming after a recent winter storm as the snow melts around it.

Orange Crocus in Winter

An Orange Monarch Crocus blooming after a recent winter storm as the snow melts around it.


A photo of a yellow Ranunculus flower blossom at the 2023 Adams Fairacre Farms Lawn & Garden Show in Kingston, NY.

Yellow Ranunculus

A yellow Ranunculus in bloom at the 2023 Adams Fairacre Farms Lawn & Garden Show in Kingston, NY.


A photo of a pink ranunculus flower blossom at the 2023 Adams Fairacre Farms Lawn & Garden Show in Kingston, NY.

Pink Ranunculus

A pink ranunculus in bloom at the 2023 Adams Fairacre Farms Lawn & Garden Show in Kingston, NY.


A photo of a yellow crocus in bloom on a February afternoon.

Yellow Crocus in February

A yellow crocus, the first of the year, that I stumbled upon while out to grab some fresh air in Esopus.


A photo of an Autumn Beauty sunflower on a Summer morning.

Autumn Beauty Sunflower

An Autumn Beauty sunflower in bloom on Summer morning taken in the Town of Esopus in New York.


A photo of a yellow sunflower on a July morning.

First Sunflower 2022

The first sunflower blossom of the season from a volunteer from last season.


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