Not quite thistles but sticky and sharp nevertheless.
A rusty nail in a 2 x 4, on top of a fence board. In the background we see a fuzzy birch tree in fall colors of yellow and green, against a deep blue sky.
Picture taken from my back yard.
Fall is upon us yet again. But it brings majestic beauty with maple leaves taking on bright colors of red, orange, green and yellow.
This picture was taken in Redmond, WA, a few years back.
Spring flowers and many shades of green at Butchart Gardens, Vancouver Island, Canada.
Summer yellow tulips.
Red tulips in Skagit Valley
A walled garden.
From Dromoland Castle, Co Clare, Ireland.
Piles of canvas sacks filled with sand.
During a heavy rainfall the request went out on the radio to come and help save the city and surrounding properties of Mt Vernon from flooding.
A friend and I spent a night filling sacks with sand and then building flood barriers around Mt. Vernon.
We saved the city. Mission accomplished.