Today’s photos are just a small collection of Florida skies around my area. I live on the west coast of Florida northwest of Tampa. Blue skies are the norm here; clouds come and go. I made mosaics of clouds and sky. Enjoy!Read More
Clearwater is a city located in Pinellas County, Florida, USA, northwest of Tampa. To the west of Clearwater lies the Gulf of Mexico and to the southeast lies Tampa Bay. Today’s photos come from a drive on the bay driving into Clearwater, Florida.
Summer is hot and humid in Florida with frequent showers. It’s hurricane season but the sky is still usually blue.
I don’t know about you, but the words “a beautiful day in the neighborhood” make me think of Mr. Rogers. I miss that kind man on TV. Anyway, a few days ago I went into the yard about 11 am and looked at my vinca (periwinkle).
Tropical Hibiscus, Hibiscus rosa-sinensis: Tropical hibiscus grows permanently in the landscape in warmer U.S. Dept of Agriculture zones 9 through 11, unless they are taken indoors in winter. Outdoors, one freeze – below 25 degrees Fahrenheit – will kill them A hibiscus flower usually has five petals (a single hibiscus).
Several weeks ago I shared a visit to a florist. Today I’m sharing a visit to a large landscape garden center on a bright, sunny Florida morning around 10 AM. There were just a few people at the center.
New Port Richy, Florida is a suburban town on the west coast of Florida NW of Tampa
A little town close to my home is New Port Richey. We’ve visited it before with posts on Tasty Tuesday’s farmer’s market and even gardening ideas from the professional landscape around the City Hall. Read More