Gorgeous Sights at the Portland Rose Gardens

Codi and I went to the Portland Rose Gardens today. We were very happy with what we saw! Most of the roses were in full bloom (thanks to lots of rain and sun) and the whole area seemed alive.

White rose…
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

Yellow rose…
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

Another yellow rose… (I know I have to work on my captions, but I’m tired…)
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

Fuschia-colored rose with golden center…
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

Me taking pics… (and for some reason holding my breath)
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

Codi took a picture of me taking a picture of her.
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

A bee (which reminds me of the organic pumpkin honey and fireweed honey we bought at the farmers’ market this morning)…
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

Nice pink rose…
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

A very friendly and brave squirrel…
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

Inside of a steel drum…
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

Fern…
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

Closeup of a leaf…
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

Codi surrounded by roses…
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

Ha ha – a fat guy tired tourist fell asleep on a bench.
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

Shelter under the trees…
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

Codi with her, my, our zoom lens. Isn’t she so cute?!
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

I don’t know what it is, but Codi photographed it and I really, really like it!
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

Almost done… looking forward to a snow cone! =)
Oregon photos, Lake Oswego, Mount Hood, Portland, Oregon Gardens

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