Category: san francisco botanical garden

A decorated rock.

A decorated rock.

Spiny pineapple (Puya berteroniana)Turquoise blooms!

Spiny pineapple (Puya berteroniana)

Turquoise blooms!

A great blue heron (Ardea herodias) wading in a pond.

A great blue heron (Ardea herodias) wading in a pond.

The rosiest rosette of them all!

The rosiest rosette of them all!

Below the maple canopy.

Below the maple canopy.

Romneya coulteriThe Coulter’s Matilija poppy.

Romneya coulteri

The Coulter’s Matilija poppy.

A resting flame skimmer (Libellula saturata).

A resting flame skimmer (Libellula saturata).

San Francisco Botanical Garden 2017From the redwood grove to the…

San Francisco Botanical Garden 2017

From the redwood grove to the magnificent magnolias, the San Francisco Botanical Garden boasts its feathers with an impressive display of flora and sheer size alone. I found myself revisiting this garden as if it were an old friend, often stumbling upon something new with each subsequent visit. Another trip next year is almost certain and I would highly recommend this jewel to plant enthusiasts and photographers alike.

Cupressus macrocarpaI can’t help but to admire these beautiful…

Cupressus macrocarpa

I can’t help but to admire these beautiful giants.

Leucospermum cordifolium ‘California Sunshine’

Leucospermum cordifolium ‘California Sunshine’