My image for this post was captured at
the Hamilton Gardens (NZ) in 2018
Legend has it that Romulus and Remus,
the twin founders of Rome, were abandoned as children
and had to be suckled by a wolf until they were discovered
by a wandering shepherd.
Eventually, they founded the great city on Palatine Hill,
the very place where they had
been cared for by the wolf.
This is likely just a myth, but history abounds
with real stories of children who really were
raised by animals.
Word of the Day Challenge:…Myth
A usually lengthy trip taken in a motor vehicle,
especially for pleasure.
a fabric with a floral design.
Perhaps not a true floral, however, my
Bamboo Shirts are all of this style.
Then there are nature’s florals…
Unless stated otherwise…
…all of these images…
…were captured in…
…the Hamilton Botanical…
These last two while still in the
Hamilton Botanical Gardens…
…were not part of the Tudor Gardens.
Word of the Day Challenge:…Zoomorphic
The colour is pink.
A green hedge from
Your tall white tree appears similar to a poplar tree
which is deciduous and the reason for including
this tree (name unknown) in its winter coat.
Not certain that your flowers are rhododendrons, Cee,
however, I think they are.
These rhododendrons were captured in the
Any future visit to Canada would…
…have to include a morning at…
…the Butchart Sunken Gardens…
…on Vancouver Island.