Arizona might be best known for its deserts and open landscapes, but the natural beauty of this great land is not totally devoid of greenery and life. The dry, arid climate and sandy soil means succulents are the best options for gardens in the state, and perhaps it is for this reason that the Saguaro [...]
Archive for October, 2009
Some Saguaro Cactus Blossom – State Flower of Arizona – Pictures from the Internet.
The bright and cheerful sunflower is the state flower of Kansas. Kansas might be most famous for being the home of Dorothy and Toto, but it is lovely in its own right. Rolling hills of farmland and open skies are native to Kansas and in the month of September, the roadsides and hills of Kansas [...]
Some Sunflower pictures from the Internet.
The Egyptians, one of the oldest and richest cultures in the world, was one of the first to recognize the importance of honoring the natural world around them. The national flower of the Egyptians is mentioned in ancient tales, is depicted in historic treasures and is still beautiful along the rivers of Egypt today. The [...]
Some Egypt Flower – Lotus – Pictures from the Internet.