Posts Tagged ‘spring flowers’

Happy Mother’s Day!

Posted on: May 14th, 2017 by Trillium Art

My gift to you is a photo of the Cherry Blossoms from the Sakura Cherry Grove at the University of Guelph Arboretum. In Japan, cherry blossoms are call Sakura, a special flower for the people and the country.  Cherry blossoms (the national flower of Japan) are a symbolic flower of spring, a time of renewal. […]

Happy Easter!

Posted on: April 16th, 2017 by Trillium Art

Happy Easter! May happy thoughts and springtime flowers, brighten all your Easter hours. ~Author Unknown

Welcome Spring!

Posted on: March 19th, 2017 by Trillium Art

Spring Inspirations

Posted on: March 17th, 2017 by Trillium Art

This is the last weekend for Canada Blooms and if you are like us with snow still in the forecast…you won’t want to miss a chance to stop and smell the Tulips. One of the family events we had planned during our spring break was a trip to see Canada Blooms at the Enercare Centre, […]

Happy Mother’s Day!

Posted on: May 8th, 2016 by Trillium Art

{Almost} Wordless Wednesday :: Jack-in-the-Pulpit (Arisaema)

Posted on: May 27th, 2015 by Trillium Art

Spring has sprung! Quite literally, in fact. My furry friend and I are enjoying our daily walks along the trails near our home. With this warm, dry spring, there is always something to see as the plants along the pathways have sprung up…almost overnight! The feature plant this week is another wildflower of Ontario named […]

{Almost} Wordless Wednesday :: Eastern Redbud (Cercis canadensis)

Posted on: May 21st, 2015 by Trillium Art

I must have known at an early age that I was destined to be a plant geek! Every Victoria Day weekend, our small town held a party complete with a Ferris wheel, cotton candy and fireworks. However, the highlight was always the parade! Sometimes we were participants, sometimes we were observers. To watch the parade, […]

Calm Before the Storm

Posted on: May 12th, 2015 by Trillium Art

Last night I took a few minutes, before meeting my son after his training run, to steal away to one of my favourite spots.  The Victoria Woods Trail at the University of Guelph Arboretum did not disappoint.  The air was still and quiet with a fierce spring storm not far away. This gave me time for […]

Happy Mother’s Day

Posted on: May 10th, 2015 by Trillium Art


{Almost} Wordless Wednesday :: Little Peach Bitterroot (Lewisia longipetals ‘Little Peach’)

Posted on: April 29th, 2015 by Trillium Art

Spring is all about colour, isn’t it? From the showy flowers and the intense colours of Pansies and Primroses, to the regal Tulips and the sunny Daffodils. We all seem to crave colour at the end of the winter and the start of the new spring season. This tiny native succulent is no exception! The […]