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Beautiful Spring Flower Pictures

Updated on September 18, 2014

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Spring Blossoms are the Sweetest

I live in Reno, Nevada, and when spring comes to this area the flowers start blooming. This area may be a desert, but people's gardens still overflow with beautiful and colorful blossoms that I can't resist taking a picture of.

So sit back and enjoy some beautiful spring flower images. Spring will be here soon.

White Lily Blooms

White Lily Flowers
White Lily Flowers | Source

These lilies were lovely, but they were sure difficult to get a picture of since they were so gleaming white the sun reflected off them. Luckily I walked by quite often and got this less-gleaming image here.

Oriental Lily Flower Bulbs

Asiatic Lily Mix Pack of 8 Bulbs
Asiatic Lily Mix Pack of 8 Bulbs

Plant your own Oriental Lilies. They are bulbs, so are easy to grow and look great in borders and gardens.

 

Willow and Spring Blooming Flowers

Weeping Willow and Blooming Spring Flowers
Weeping Willow and Blooming Spring Flowers | Source

This little place was in a relatively barren section of the neighborhood, but these people brightened it up by planting their tiny yard with a pretty weeping willow tree and several types of flowers. It was such a nice sight to see on my walks.

Daffodil Blossom

Daffodil Bloom
Daffodil Bloom | Source

Daffodils are my favorite flowers. I love the detailed, perfection of its petals and the way they seem to always be happy.

Get Daffodil Bulbs

Daffodil - Spring Surprise Pack - 12 bulbs
Daffodil - Spring Surprise Pack - 12 bulbs

Plant your own daffodils to enjoy some sunny blooms in your garden.There are several varieties of daffodils in this package, including the classic style and more ornate or different colored types. All are lovely and will make your garden look stunning.

 

Blue Skies and Blooming Tree

Springtime Blue Skies and Flowering Tree
Springtime Blue Skies and Flowering Tree | Source

This tree grows along the alley near my old apartment. I loved the way its white petals would sprinkle everywhere, adding tiny pieces of natural confetti upon the ground below.

So often we forget to look up and see what's above us, but the blooming tree pulled my eyes up in time to spot the interesting juxtaposition of blossoming tree, fluffy clouds, and straight power lines.

Flowering Cherry Tree

Flowering Cherry Tree
Flowering Cherry Tree | Source

Flowering Grape Hyacinth

Flowering Hyacinth
Flowering Hyacinth | Source

Hyacinths smell great, so even though they aren't my favorite flower, I grow them frequently just to enjoy their scent.

Get a Blooming Basket

Spring Garden Bulb Gift Basket
Spring Garden Bulb Gift Basket

Get a basket full of flower bulbs that will bloom beautifully a few weeks after you receive them.

 

Ladybug Climbing Branch

Ladybug Climbing Branch of Flowering Tree
Ladybug Climbing Branch of Flowering Tree | Source

The ladybugs loved the blooming trees near my old apartment nearly as much as I did. Every so often I'd go out and see their gleaming bodies all over the tree checking out all the blossoms.

Beautiful Blooming Tulip

Beautiful Blooming Tulip
Beautiful Blooming Tulip | Source

Get Tulip Bulbs

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TotalGreen 72405700 Tulip Bulbs

Enjoy the magic of spring blossoms by planting some tulips. I love having tulips in the garden because they require so little care. I often forget they are in the garden until suddenly I spot some blossoms standing tall and lovely.

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Daffodils

Daffodils
Daffodils | Source

I love daffodils, including these pretty white ones. They look especially lovely set off by the dandelion flower next to them.

Is it a weed if it's growing in the perfect spot?

Get Paperwhite Flower Bulbs

10 'Ziva' Paperwhite Flower Bulbs
10 'Ziva' Paperwhite Flower Bulbs

Plant a few of these indoors to enjoy some soft beauty and sweet scent.

 

Blooming Lilac Bush

Blooming Purple Flower Bush
Blooming Purple Flower Bush | Source

Get French Lilac Seeds

FRENCH LILAC SYRINGA VULGARIS extremly fragant 15 seeds
FRENCH LILAC SYRINGA VULGARIS extremly fragant 15 seeds

Lilacs have an old-fashioned and wonderful scent that permeates the entire area.

 

White Flowering Tree in Park

Flowering Tree in Reno Oxbow Park
Flowering Tree in Reno Oxbow Park | Source

This lovely tree blooms in the springtime in a park along the riverside. I loved the way the shining white blooms stood out against the blue skies.

California Poppies

California Poppies
California Poppies | Source

Lavender Blossoms

Lavender Buds
Lavender Buds | Source

Flowering Weed

Flowering Weed
Flowering Weed | Source

This weed plant near my apartment in Midtown Reno is climbing skyhigh to get into the sunlight the other weeds were obscuring. Its little flower looks like a sun gleaming over the plant.

Flower Buds on Lilac Bush

Flower Buds on Flower Bush
Flower Buds on Flower Bush | Source

A neighboring business, a photography studio has bushes of lilac blooming in their yard. In this shot, the lilac flowers hadn't quite gotten to the opening point, and shine like little grapes on the bush. Later the flowers produce a wonderful fragrance.

Rain Dampened Tulip Blossom

Tulip Flower in the Rain
Tulip Flower in the Rain | Source

As the sky drizzled on my walk, I spotted this creamy beauty taking it all in. This tulip seems to love its bath and the rinsing of its leaves. The rain made a little puddle inside the cup of the flower.

Get Flower Bulbs of the Month

Flower Bulb Gift of the Month, - Ships November through April, 3 months
Flower Bulb Gift of the Month, - Ships November through April, 3 months

This is a perfect gift for anyone who appreciates beauty. The recipient can receive either 3 months or 6 months of monthly flower bulb deliveries, each planted in a nice basket.

 

Tulip Heart

Flower Tulip Heart
Flower Tulip Heart | Source

Taking a walk one day I spotted a neighbor's tulip blooming for all its worth and looking down inside noticed how striking it was. I love the bits of pollen in the cup.

White Flowery Bush

White Flowery Bush
White Flowery Bush | Source

Get Lantana Flower Seeds

Lantana camara - Great Butterfly Attractant 3 seeds
Lantana camara - Great Butterfly Attractant 3 seeds

Lantana flowers are some of my favorites. They grew all over where I came from, Southern California, and I've seen them here and there up here in Reno. They are super easy to grow and butterflies love them.

 

Bee on Lavender Flower

Bee on Lavender Flower
Bee on Lavender Flower | Source

While this big lavender bush was blooming the bees were very happy to come pollinate it. I captured this one perching on a lavender blossom.

Tulips

Tulips in the Rain
Tulips in the Rain | Source

On a rainy day in spring, I took a walk through the neighborhood and spotted these beautiful tulips blooming in the dampness. The pink and green really shinned in the rainy weather and made the entire corner brighter.

Weed Flowers

Weed Flowers
Weed Flowers | Source

These tiny yellow flowers topped each weed plant outside my apartment in Midtown Reno. Though weeds aren't much to look at, they are pretty in their own way and the flowers are neat.

California Poppies in Downtown Reno

California Poppies next to Reno Pioneer Center
California Poppies next to Reno Pioneer Center | Source

These flowers bloom each spring along the edge of the Pioneer Center in downtown Reno. I'm rather partial to California poppies since I'm from California and it is the state flower.

Get California Poppy Seeds

The Dirty Gardener California Orange Poppy Wildflowers - 0.5 Pound
The Dirty Gardener California Orange Poppy Wildflowers - 0.5 Pound

Plant your own California Poppies to enjoy their beauty this spring. Wouldn't that old abandoned field look lovely covered in gold?

 

Raindrops in Tulips

Raindrops in Tulips
Raindrops in Tulips | Source

I loved the way the rain pooled up inside this tulip blossom.

Pretty Flowers

Flowers are pretty,

Flowers are nice,

Flowers smell

like sweet and spice.


They make the world better,

They make the world great,

Flowers make the world

hate it when spring's late.


Blooming here and there,

Flowers strike pretty notes,

Whether in a garden,

or worn on a coat.


If there were no flowers,

I'd be sad,

because flowers are so pretty

they make the world glad.

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      Short_n_Sweet 4 years ago

      One thing I can say is that you excel at taking pictures!

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      Alisha Vargas 4 years ago from Reno, Nevada

      @Short_n_Sweet: Thank you so much!

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      maryseena 4 years ago

      Awesome pictures! I'm amazed at your personal collection!

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      AlleyCatLane 4 years ago

      Those California poppies are awesome! Beautiful photography.

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      geosum 4 years ago

      Beautiful pictures. I love springtime.

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