Cucumis myriocarpus: prickly paddy melon

One Word Photo Challenge: Melon Jennifer invites us interpret the theme in any way we like, so I have. I haven’t seen these little golf ball sized melons growing in our part of Victoria before – they are common in the drier, hotter parts in the north-west. This is just a little patch of two…

One Word Photo Challenge: Marsala

For Jennifer’s  One Word Photo Challenge: Marsala Windows/ Nokia phone, 5MP, on auto, cropped.   There is a little bit of this colour towards the top of the Kniphofia (Red Hot Poker). I planted three of these bulbs the year before last. This is the first proper flowering. BELOW: These blossoms are a better colour…

One Word Photo Challenge: Lemon

This photo was taken today (on my Nokia smartphone) for Jennifer’s One Word Photo Challenge: Lemon. I was busy cleaning (at work) when Mr R reminds me that the Lake Eppalock Gold Cup is on this weekend. He insists I come into the other room where he could see a boat from a window. So,…

One Word Photo Challenge: Scarlet

I’ve fished through the albums on my PC for some scarlet colours for Jennifer’s One Word Photo Challenge.                                               I hope you like my photos – I’m comfortable with taking selfies, now. I…