Beautiful Flowers & Flutterbys

“In joy or sadness flowers are our constant friends.” ― Kakuzō Okakura, The Book Of Tea. Welcome! I derive great joy from sharing beauty from amazing pinners with others! Thanks so much for being a part of BF&F -Please pin only flowers, flutterbys, labybugs, or other nature that cohabit organically with flowers - please . Please only 10 at a time and please check recently uploaded pins to allow them to breathe before repinning the same one, THANK YOU! Happy happy Pinning!
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Ashikaga Flower Park in Ashikaga, Tochigi,  Japan • photo: v.Maki.v on Flickr

Ashikaga Flower Park in Tochigi Japan This plant, a wisteria, is a vine. Notice the grid work up above that the plant was trained on. This vine will pull down a brick wall so don't plant it against your house.

Chinese Peacock butterfly

Chinese Peacock butterfly - Papilio bianor - the Chinese Peacock, is a middle to large size swallowtail butterfly from East Asia.

Hellebores ❤️

“One of the first plants to bloom, late winter/spring, purple Helleborus, light shade perennial beautiful

"Sammamish Washington Tropical Butterflies photograph Hamadryas arinome the Starry Night Butterfly on beautiful fresia flower" Picture by Danita Delimont buy now as poster, art print and greeting card.

Byakugouji Temple, Tanba, Hyogo, Japan, wisteria, 白毫寺, 丹波, 兵庫, 日本, 藤

Byakugouji Temple, Tanba, Hyogo, Japan, wisteria, 白毫寺, 丹波, 兵庫, 日本, 藤

Spiked Speedwell by Xavier Wiechers

Does anyone know the name of this plant. I took a picture of it at the Bloedel Floral Conservatory but forgot to get the name of the plant. It looks like a Spiked Speedwell. Can someone that knows verify this?