Texas is famous for its wildflowers and many photographers gravitate to the open fields in the spring to capture the spectacular colors. The most popular flower is the Texas Bluebonnet adopted and made famous by Lady Bird Johnson. One of the best resources for information on Texas Wildflowers is the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center located in Austin. I was able to leverage their Texas native plant database for Plant identification and content. This section contains the Texas Wildflower Families for which I have collected images during my trips around the state.
Mexican Primrose Willow
Texas Bluebonnet Time
Spiny Hedgehog Cactus - Big Bend NP /Cattail Falls Trail
Dew on an Eastern Purple Coneflower
Ocotillo - Big Bend NP / Cattrail Falls Trail
Mealy Blue Sage
Strawberry Hedgehog Cactus
Wright's Trumpets - Big Bend NP/ Cattail Falls Trail
Butterweed Among Colored Rocks
American Basket Flower
Buttonbush Fine Art
Hill Country Penstemon
Fiveneedle Pricklyleaf - BBNP Cattail Falls
Desert Marigold with Bee
Big Bend Bluebonnet
Gray Golden Aster
Engelman's Prickly Pear
Eastern Red Columbine
Katydid Nymph on a Pink Evening Primrose
Mature Texas Gayfeather
WOW….Beautiful photography, Terry……really enjoyed it….!!!!
Thank you Uncle Roy!