Forest & Nature Bathing · plants

GETAWAY TO NAPLES FLORIDA

Underestimating the need for a change of scenery, had me dig my heels on traveling for a very long time. Daily life and obligations can have one spinning in familiar routine over and over again, with human blinders on. Do this. Finish this. Accomplish this. Multiple tasks never end. This time, I literally, had to… Continue reading GETAWAY TO NAPLES FLORIDA

Edible Gardens · gardening · plants

Unusual Flowers

~ Nature's beauty on display.  Sharing these beautiful and unusual flowers to brighten everyone's day, thanks to Modacil blog.   See the rest of them here: via Unusual Flowers — Moda-Creative thinking Hope you have a very bright day, dear friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond🌿 All photographs here do not belong to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com, but to Modacil. ©PlantsandBeyond.com  

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Autumn Colorful Planter

~ Colors are the smiles of nature.  ~Leigh Hunt. Still going strong, this porch planter, full of happy plants and colors. 🌱🌸🌿🌸🌱 Happy Weekend to all!🌿🌷☀️ Have a wonderful, colorful and full of surprises weekend, my dear friends.✨ Luda@PlantsandBeyond.com🌿 The image here belongs to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com ©PlantsandBeyond.com 🌱

Edible Gardens · gardening · plants

Do Not Disturb

Everything and everyone is connected in the ecosystem and the universe. Loved this picture by Sustainable Gardening for Florida. Something to consider. Luda@PlantsandBeyond🌿 The image listed here does not belong to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com, but to Sustainable Gardening for Florida. ©PlantsandBeyond.com

Edible Gardens · Forest & Nature Bathing · plants

Happy Weekend To All

This Florida backyard made me hold my breath and soak in the colors, morning sunshine, and beauty of flowers. Koodos to its green thumb parent and this trellis builder. Too bad its not for sale 🙂 Have a wonderful and colorful weekend, my dear friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond.com🌿 The images here belong to Chad McCollough, a fellow… Continue reading Happy Weekend To All

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We Have Met

No one was harmed. I think you are beautiful and hope you think the same of me.  You must be eating the greenery around the parking lot. Thank you for not being in my yard. Your earthly colors and body are impressive and you have the internal wisdom to survive. Teach me your wilderness secrets,… Continue reading We Have Met

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Happy Weekend to All

~Tarantula Cacti. Isn't this darling, fuzzy plant fun? Tarantula cactus is a perfect plant for a beginning gardener, with ease of care and an undemanding nature. In spring, the plant will yield salmon colored flowers with rayed petals. This variety of cactus makes an eye-catching display in a hanging planter. Along with the spiny hairs,… Continue reading Happy Weekend to All

Edible Gardens · Forest & Nature Bathing · plants

Growing Apartment Plants

We all know that plants and flowers add life, freshness, texture, holistic ambiance and are the best way to brighten your outdoors. Nothing beats a splash of bright pink, purples, yellows, reds and blues throughout your flower containers. Sadly, in an age where more of us are opting to rent instead of buy, outside spaces are… Continue reading Growing Apartment Plants

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Happy Weekend To All

This yard made me stop and soak in the colors, sunshine, and beauty of flowers.   Have a wonderful and colorful weekend, my dear friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond.com🌿 All photographs belong to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com ©PlantsandBeyond.com 🌱  

Forest & Nature Bathing · Paws&Tails · plants

Magical Sunset

This sunset was truly magical. Thank you my sweet pooches for taking me outside to get refreshed and mystified. If you, my furry angels, would not take your mommy for an evening stroll, this nature's gift and beauty would not be witnessed here. Get outside, dear friends. Absorb Nature's bounty and rebalance your spirits. Vitamin… Continue reading Magical Sunset

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Flower Dress

I want this flower dress so badly. Who is brave enough to wear it for the next party? Friday Fun Day, indeed. Make it a very beautiful and fun Friday day Until next time, dear friends. Luda@PlantsandBeyond🌿 Photographs listed here do not belong to Luda @PlantsandBeyond.com ©PlantsandBeyond.com

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Quick Tips To Brighten Your Outdoors

Our outdoor space is precious - and for many of us, it's our main connection with nature. When given a little thought and design know - how it can enhance our living space and our lives. An ideal place for entertaining, what was a neglected yard, an uninspiring patio or even an underused balcony can… Continue reading Quick Tips To Brighten Your Outdoors

Forest & Nature Bathing · plants

Wild Turkeys

This idea came to me in a dream – MGM- Monday feature – a one minute segment about what is cooking in the garden 🙂 🌱 Take 30 seconds to observe these rarely seen wild turkeys in Florida. I think the parents are teaching their baby how to feed. 🦃 MGM – did it take less than 60… Continue reading Wild Turkeys

Forest & Nature Bathing · gardening · plants

Lounging Outside

Alas, the one true haven for the homeowner who wishes to relax, balance and ground all energies is in the garden.   The modern home is full of technologies that beep, buzz and have bright displays. They can be a hindrance to your relaxation and mood sometimes. The living and family room used to be… Continue reading Lounging Outside

Forest & Nature Bathing · plants

Baobab Under Stars

At times I wonder what is more beautiful: is it midnight starry sky or the turquoise ocean waters? Take a look at our magnificent Universe - such phenomena right above our heads and inside our beating hearts. Milky Way galaxy rotating over an ancient baobab tree. This sequence was shot over a period of almost… Continue reading Baobab Under Stars