“Lily of the valley ( Convallaria majalis) is a fragrant flowering plant used in religious ceremonies, world celebrations, perfumes and in gardens. Also known as the May lily, it means “return to happiness” and most often symbolizes chastity, purity, happiness, luck and humility.“
The American Goldfinch is often mistaken for a canary.
“Some of the biggest cases of mistaken identity are among intellectuals who have trouble remembering that they are not God. ” Thomas Sowell
What a beautiful Azalea we received for Valentine’s Day. The plant in a box with a heart dangling from the front took its place in our window and took to the sunlight as if to say “I am yours, Mr. Sunshine!”
Here in northern Indiana by Lake Michigan, Bluebirds are “never” seen in January or February. This picture was taken by Lake Michigan in Frbruary.
The Christmas Amaryllis