Monday, February 26, 2018

'One in a million' yellow cardinal spotted in Alabama (Pictures)


'One in a million' yellow cardinal spotted in Alabama


Article Excerpt: "... Auburn University biology professor Geoffrey Hill said the cardinal in the photos is an adult male in the same species as the common red cardinal, but carries a genetic mutation that causes what would normally be brilliant red feathers to be bright yellow instead. Alabaster resident Charlie Stephenson first noticed the unusual bird at her backyard feeder in late January ..."


Reference: www.al.com

Sunday, January 7, 2018

The frozen Koi pond with aerators keeping oxygen level up and removing any methane gas build up.

Standing on the frozen Koi pond

Friday, July 7, 2017

Photo of water lily in our pond

A beautiful, yellow water lily stands proud in the watergarden as the koi and goldfish swim in the background. July 7, 2017 - Huntsville, Alabama

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Moved tropical plants into the new garden shed for the winter.

Sunday, November 6, 2016

Beautiful zenia amongst the marigolds.

Baby butterfly on Nov. 6, 2016.

Meyer Lemons on Nov. 6, 2016.

The pond on Nov. 6, 2016

Friday, November 4, 2016

Camo-frog blends well with the wet limestone rock around the pond.

Sunday, October 9, 2016

Meyer lemon is starting to fruit.

Bees and flowers

Sunbeams and waterfalls

Waterfall in the Fall of 2016

Friday, September 30, 2016

Going Bananas

Friday, September 16, 2016

Koi Pond Video on Youtube

Here is a video of our koi pond. Take a short walk around the pond with us.

Large bumble bees love the the banana tree flowers. The bees have completely surrounded the flowers around the pod.

Bananas

Yes, we have bananas...