Texas Wildflowers Images And Prints
Each spring across the state of Texas, bluebonnets and many other wonderful Texas wildflowers explode in a variety of shapes and colors. These bluebonnet and wildflower images in this gallery come from across the Texas Hill Country, as well as other areas such as San Antonio and Waxahachie to east Texas. The landscapes found in this gallery are available for both commercial and personal use, such as licensing and as fine art prints.
From Indian paintbrush to firewheels to sunflowers, these colorful flowers bloom throughout the spring, and these fields of red and gold often seem to stretch to the horizon. In April, colorful splashes of bluebonnets can line the roadsides as the county roads wind their way through the rolling hills, and I've driven many miles in search of the perfect angles and wildflower coverage. Earlier in spring, in mid to late February, golden daffodils bloom in east Texas near Gladewater. These rare flowers last only for a few weeks, then fade and are gone.
I hope these pictures of bluebonnets and other wildflowers can convey the beauty that covers the fields each spring. Some of my favorite bluebonnet images come from the Mason/San Saba County line. One spring during peak bloom season, I waited for a potentially good evening for sunset. Finally, the weathermen forecast storms to roll through the hill country during the afternoon, then clear out by evening. I loaded up the car and drove the nearly 2 hours to reach the dirt road where the bluebonnets were in full bloom. For almost two hours I enjoyed the silence of a magical sunset setting over a motionless sea of Texas bluebonnets that stretched to the horizon.
On another occasion, I was on my way to photograph the Dallas skyline for a client when I decided to take some back roads off of I-35 between Hillsboro and Waxahachie. To my excitement, I found fields of golden sunflowers that grew as far as I could see. I made the 3-hour drive several more times to photograph this field at sunset. I have not seen sunflower fields since then that were its equal.
Thanks for stopping by to peruse my wildflower gallery. Some of my most cherished memories as a photographer are wrapped up in the tapestry of these colors, fields, and flowers. The evening in San Saba as after-storm-clouds painted the Hill Country sky in pastels blues and reds while I photographed a sea bluebonnets was one of the most beautiful moments I've experienced, and I was fortunate to share that with my dad. The old wooden fence between Burnett and Llano that swam in a cluster of more bluebonnets provided an unique and intimate moment, and I was lucky enough to have my wife and two little girls along on that trip. The prickly pear cacti from Big Bend National Park under stormy skies gave me one of the most exhilarating evenings I've witnessed, and the trip to west Texas has become an annual event for my family (and I make it out there many more times each year). I wish I could provide the memories for you to experience, but I've tried to share the back roads and colors I've witnessed with the use of a camera and lens. I hope in some small way this beauty of our Texas wildflowers is conveyed to you, the viewer.
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