Saturday, September 30, 2006

Imperial Taro

Colocasia esculenta provides an alien-looking backdrop.


The color of these leaves is brought out with the Sun as a backlight.

Redwood Waters

A small stream tumbles through a redwood forest.

Signs of Change

Leaves reminding us of North America's steady march towards winter.

Tuesday, September 26, 2006

The Improved Tropical Paradise

My tropical garden after the addition of blooming plumerias, a king palm, and an imperial taro (Colocasia esculenta).

Saturday, September 23, 2006

Tropical Splendor

Another fragrant and beautiful plumeria.

Plumeria is Open

The long-awaited plumeria has bloomed.

Wednesday, September 20, 2006

Plumeria Flower Bud

A plumeria getting ready to bloom.

Monday, September 11, 2006

Remember 9/11

May those who lost friends and family September 11, 2001 be comforted...

Sunday, September 10, 2006

Garden Glory Continues

Grandpa Ott is a good-looking grandpa.

Banana Background

An Abyssinian banana (Ensete ventricosum) leaf.

Cool Blue Borage

A drop of water on a borage flower.