Floral Friday Fotos: Beautiful Bougainvillea + a visitor

Bougainvillea has large clusters of colourful papery bracts, surrounding its small and insignificant flowers. These brightly coloured flower-like leaves whichΒ serve to attract pollinators, are visible all year round in Florida. If you zoom in, you’ll see a cute explorer among those tangled branches.

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Peater the green Anole Lizard was having fun playing hide and seek with any insects who might have decided to make their home in the Bougainvillea. I wonder how many of them he managed to snaffle.

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Happy Friday everyone and I hope your weekend is a relaxing and enjoyable one.

FFF

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65 comments on “Floral Friday Fotos: Beautiful Bougainvillea + a visitor

  1. I love Bougainvilleas Sylvia. A job to keep it neat, but it’s well worth it and I can see Peater made himself at home there. Such a lucky guy to have you there. πŸ˜€

      • I am sure you wishes it was in your garden Sylvia. Good for Peater then and you of course. Now you can just take more beautiful shots of him. πŸ˜€

  2. la mia bella Boungavillea Γ¨ ancora avvolta nel suo cappotto invernale, l’altro giorno ha nevicato sugli Appennini ed il freddo Γ¨ arrivato fino a qua, Γ¨ bene che stia ancora coperta…e non ha nessun lucertolone dispettoso a farle compagnia, pehu!

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