Archive for: Norfolk Botanical Garden

Bicentennial Rose Garden at Norfolk Botanical Garden

Bicentennial Rose Garden at Norfolk Botanical Garden

Dedicated 1976, The Bicentennial Rose Garden has nearly several hundred varieties between its 3,000 roses. This enormous rose garden is one of the 130 All-American...

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Photographing Hibiscus

Photographing Hibiscus

I am finding that I have many favorite blooms now that I am on a more intimate basis with flowers around town.  More often than not I like them for very different...

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The first official day of Summer!

The first official day of Summer!

If I were to think of one word that would say Summer more than any other word for me, it would be grass. Grass © Britt Conley I look forward the great greening...

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My Hydrangea Quest!

My Hydrangea Quest!

For the past couple of months I’ve been out and about looking to photograph hydrangeas.  What is really wonderful about a thematic project like this is the...

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The Kaufman Hydrangea Garden at Norfolk Botanical Garden

The Kaufman Hydrangea Garden at Norfolk Botanical Garden

The Kaufman Hydrangea Garden at Norfolk Botanical Gardens © Britt Conley Just where I least expected it, grounding a forest of tall cypress and other trees is the...

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The Photo Garden Bee Tours Three Fantastic Gardens across Virginia!

The Photo Garden Bee Tours Three Fantastic Gardens across Virginia!

The Bee Tours Virginia! © Britt Conley This past weekend, my sister Erika, (Official Assistant Photo Garden Bee) accompanied me on a three city Virginia Garden...

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Winter Camellias at Norfolk Botanical Garden

Winter Camellias at Norfolk Botanical Garden

As the sign says, “Welcome to the Hofheimer Camellia Garden.”   This area of Norfolk Botanical Garden is lovely.  The camellias carpet the woods with...

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Winter at Norfolk Botanical Garden

Winter at Norfolk Botanical Garden

On our way out of Virginia Beach yesterday we stopped into Norfolk Botanical Garden.  What an incredible Winter treat.  I’ve mentioned before the joy of...

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