Iris Uncluttered

Quite often when we want to take a picture of a beautiful flower other blossoms in the background clutter up the view. Our eyes are so attuned to the one flower we don't realize the camera will not be able...

Celebrate Plants with Photography


fodo bätan’ék

Photo – Images captured by light
Botanic – the study of plants

Garden Photography & Magazine

Come In For A Read

Stock Photography

  • Thousands of Photos
  • Galleries and Story Concepts
  • Royalty Free and Rights Managed
  • Fine Prints

Get the Monthly Digest!

What’s Happening with Living Books Go To Living Books »


Cropping A Crabapple

Redbuds in Bloom

PhotoBotanic News


Camellia Time – San Francisco Botanical Garden

Winter is Camellia time at San Francisco Botanical Garden. The garden is renowned for its flowering magnolias this time of year but any visitor looking...
Stone garden installing cisterns in water conserving Southern California garden; design Urban Water Group

Rain Water Capture – Proposition 72

It is great to hang out with activists.  My friend Judy Adler has almost single handedly created a new California initiative, Proposition 72 on...

Magnolia Time

It is the middle of winter, so it must be time for the Magnolias to be flowering in San Francisco Botanical Garden. The winter flowering...

Leaning Pine Arboretum

I have been visiting Leaning Pine Arboretum for years, and it has become one of my favorite gardens. For a California garden photographer, seeking landscape...

In The Garden

Sketches in John’s Garden

John Greenlee is known as the Grass Man.  His extensive knowledge of ornamental grasses and garden meadow making have led him to corporate commissions...

Better than Lawn

A gardener visiting Minnesota in the summer discovers a climate that revels in big beautiful native perennials.  The influences of the northern prairie can be seen in...

Tough Plants – Tough Climates

I try to treat every garden I visit with a sense of wonder, open to what it reveals, always looking for photographs to present...

Leading into Natives

Native plant gardens are often hard to photograph.  Many native gardeners care more about the plants and habitat than the aesthetics.  This is perfectly...

Award Winning eBook

Light In The Garden

Plants Illustrated

What To Say About Trees

Harvard’s Glass Flowers

California Oaks

Plants Are Not Art

Photos in the Rose Garden

Toyon Extraction

Gardens to Visit

Summer Dry