Weekly Photo Challenge: My 2012 in pictures 2

 

January 2012-Old Man's Beard taken with my new camera.

January 2012-Old Man’s Beard taken with my new camera.

 

February 2012-Snow on my lovely curly plant in the garden!

February 2012-Snow on my lovely curly plant in the garden

 

March 2012-My eldest grandson looking intensely at pegs! (He is...you just can't see them!)

March 2012-My eldest grandson looking intensely at pegs! (He is…you just can’t see them!)

 

April 2012-Wahiba Desert in Oman-those sand dunes are hard to climb!

April 2012-Wahiba Desert in Oman-those sand dunes are hard to climb!

 

May 2012_It was a good year for dandelions-are they too beautiful to be weeds?

May 2012_It was a good year for dandelions-are they too beautiful to be weeds?

 

June 2012-Dragon fly caught on iphone camera!

June 2012-Dragon fly caught on iphone camera!

 

 

July 2012-By the canal I found this iris!

July 2012-By the canal I found this iris!

August gets several photos…

Merhaba! (That means 'hello' in Turkish).

Merhaba! (That means ‘hello’ in Turkish).

Pomegranite flower on its journey to becoming a fruit

Pomegranite flower on its journey to becoming a fruit

 

Pomegranate at a different stage on its way to becoming a fruit!

Pomegranate at a different stage on its way to becoming a fruit!

 

Hibiscus brightus reddicus!

Hibiscus brightus reddicus!

 

Hibiscus brightus white-icus!

Hibiscus brightus white-icus!

 

Cunning disguise put on in order to cut down neighbouring trees at the villa in Turkey!

Cunning disguise put on in order to cut down neighbouring trees at the villa in Turkey!

 

September 2012-"Well bend me over and slap my bum!" said Candice Conker in her particularly prickly pants!

September 2012-“Well bend me over and slap my bum!” said Candice Conker in her particularly prickly pants!

 

October 2012-Charlie Chard lookin' fine!

October 2012-Charlie Chard lookin’ fine!

 

 

November 2012-A beautiful crisp, clear day upon which I decided to lie on the ground and take upward photos of my orchid!

November 2012-A beautiful crisp, clear day upon which I decided to lie on the ground and take upward photos of my orchid!

 

 

December 2012-Beech leaves with very cold edges!

December 2012-Beech leaves with very cold edges!