Dianthus flowers Photos. Dianthus is a genus of about 300 species of flowering plants in the family Caryophyllaceae, native mainly to Europe and Asia, with a few species extending south to north Africa, and one species in arctic North America. Common names include carnation, pink and sweet william. The name Dianthus is from the Greek […]
Roses are ancient symbols of love and beauty. The rose was sacred to a number of goddesses, and is often used as a symbol of the Virgin Mary. ‘Rose’ means pink or red in a variety of languages.
Close – up animal photography.
The bamboos are a group of woody perennial evergreen (except for certain temperate species) plants in the true grass family Poaceae, subfamily Bambusoideae, tribe Bambuseae. Some are giant bamboos, the largest members of the grass family. Bamboos are the fastest growing woody plants in the world. Their growth rate (up to 60 centimeters (24 in.)/day) […]
Sheep are quadrupedal, ruminant mammals typically kept as livestock. Sheep are most likely descended from the wild mouflon of Europe and Asia. One of the earliest animals to be domesticated for agricultural purposes, sheep are raised for fleece, meat and milk. Sheep husbandry is practised throughout the majority of the inhabited world, and has been […]
Zebras are African equids best known for their distinctive white and black stripes. Their stripes come in different patterns unique to each individual.
Forget-me-not flower pictures. Forget-me-not Flower Language : Eternal love, passion thick friendship, the heart will never change.
African Animals Elephant pictures, the lives of wild elephants. Earth’s largest land animal elephant pictures.
Beautiful lavender pictures, lavender flower symbol and meaning is: waiting for love.
Beautiful kingfishers. There are roughly 90 species of kingfisher. All have large heads, long, sharp, pointed bills, short legs, and stubby tails.