Tropical Maui Plumeria (common name Frangipani) is a genus of flowering plants in the dogbane family, Apocynaceae. Close-up photographs.
Intimate Sacred Lotus Flowers The Sacred Lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) flower from the scientific family classification (Nelumbonaceae) is one of my favorite flowers to photograph due to it’s striking beauty and elegance. Nelumbo nucifera is known by numerous common names including Indian Lotus, Sacred Lotus, Bean of India, Chinese Waterlily or simply Lotus, is one of two species of...
Although Spring has arrived and we had a few days of warm weather, it did not last very long. Temperatures have been in the teens in the early mornings. But that has not detoured many from the excitement of feeling some warmth and seeing the first blooms break ground after such a brutal winter.