Flowers & Plants

Autumn Beauty Sunflower in Summer I

This photograph is of a dew-covered sunflower known as an Autumn Beauty in full bloom in my garden that I captured a few mornings ago.


Forest Mushroom

Forest Mushroom

I captured this shot of a mushroom that I happened to stumbled across while hiking in the woods at Minnewaska State Park Preserve in Kerhonkson, NY.


Morning Sunflower

Morning Sunflower

This is a photograph of a dew covered sunflower that I captured on the morning of July 13th in Ulster Park, NY.


July Sunflower

July Sunflower

The first sunflower of the season bloomed in my backyard over the weekend. This shot was captured while a honey bee gathered pollen from the sunflower.


Spring Water Lily

Spring Water Lily

This photo of a water lily was taken at the garden fountain at the Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site in Hyde Park, NY.


Spring Trillium

Spring Trillium

A garden trillium in full bloom on a Spring day. Trillium are a perennial flowering plant that are native to the temperate regions of North America and Asia.


Mother's Day Rose

Mother’s Day Rose

Just a close-up of a rose for Mother’s Day. Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms out there!


Lawn Mushroom

An evening photograph of a solitary mushroom growing in my lawn after all of the spring rain we’ve received.


Crocus In Bloom #2

Crocus In Bloom #2

A crocus plant in nearly full bloom at the end of Winter in 2016. The crocus plant is a perennial of the genus of flowering plants in the iris family.


Crocus in Spring 2017 II

This is a top-down macro shot of one of the crocus plants that blooms yearly on the edge of my driveway that I took back in early April.