Post Tagged with "spring"

Spring in the Netherlands: the tulip mania, old and new

Finally, it is spring in the Netherlands. The trees are in bloom, lambs are being born as we speak and those born in the past week are already gambolling in the meadows; people are out enjoying walks, riding their bikes or filling the café terraces in the cities.

Tulip field in the Northeast Polder in Flevoland (The Netherlands)


April 19, 2012 6 comments

Photo essay: Texas wildflowers

Spring has officially arrived in Texas. Here are some pretty wildflowers that grow in the Lone Star State, including the state’s official flower, the bluebonnet.

Coneflower prefers low, moist, often clay soils, especially in prairies and flood plains.


March 28, 2012 3 comments