Gray pebbles background image

Gray pebbles background

Here is a beautiful image of gray pebbles found in nature that you may like to use as a background image, pattern or texture. There are many sources from where you can buy images for website designing. One of the sources is buying images or photos from stock photo and image sites. The other is […]

Crawlerway at the Kennedy Space Center

Crushed stones background image

Here is a beautiful pattern of crushed stones (from Alabama River rocks) on the surface of the Crawlerway, double pathway used by Crawler-transporters at the Kennedy Space Center, Florida, United States. The Alabama River rocks paved on the surface of the pathway were crushed, as can be seen in the picture, under the weight of […]

Mrs. Herbert Stevens: Hybrid Tea Rose Flower

Mrs. Herbert Stevens Hybrid Tea Rose free wallpapers

Perhaps you know Mrs. Herbert Stevens. For those who do not know Mrs. Herbert Stevens, it is one of the most loved Hybrid Tea Roses, a white variety that can be found in most home gardens because it has a high stamina to grow even when it is not cared for much. These hybrid roses […]

William Bouguereau: The Wave (La Vague) 1896

William Bouguereau, oil painting The Wave (La Vague), 1896, free wallpaper

The French Academic painter William-Adolphe Bouguereau (1825-1905) was a traditionalist whose photo-realistic style of paintings was a huge success among the rich art patrons of his times. William Bouguereau followed the traditional Academic style for his paintings. He prepared detailed studies and sketches of his models so that he could present the most accurate depiction […]

Theobroma cacao: trees that provide chocolates

Cocoa pods of Theobroma cacao trees, free hand-colored photo

Cocoa trees (or cacao trees) of the species Theobroma cacao are medium-sized evergreen trees of Sterculiaceae family, native to the Americas. The famous products of the Sterculiaceae family are chocolate and cocoa powder (from Theobroma cacao) and cola nuts, though some of species of this family may also be used for timber. Cocoa plants have […]

Laughing Kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae)

Laughing Kookaburra Kingfisher (Dacelo novaeguineae) of Australia

Do you love Kingfisher? I am not talking about the Kingfisher some Indians fly on, or the calendar for which some women buy a lot of lingerie with the hope that they will be on its next edition. I started this article this way, because I asked the same question to a few friends in […]

Rosa Barkarole: Free red rose flower wallpaper

Rosa Barkarole: free red rose flower wallpaper 1600 x 1200

For those who love red rose flowers, and especially those who are looking for beautiful desktop wallpapers featuring red roses, here is a beautiful flower of the variety Rosa Barkarole. Rosa Barkarole is developed by cross-breeding Hybrid Tea Roses with Hybrid Perpetual Roses. Rosa Barkarole is a hardy garden rose cultivar believed to have been […]

Different species of rose flowers

Yellow-ochre hybrid rose flower, free wallpaper 1600 x 1200

How many species of rose flowers have you seen? Perhaps too many to remember! As for me, I have seen several varieties of them that produce flowers of different shapes and colors that I simply cannot make out which is which. When I became convinced that there are too many to remember, I left the […]

Red rose flower and the symbolic meaning of red color

Red rose flower: free desktop wallpaper

What color do you prefer for a rose flower? Does the sight of a woman in red dress make you go red? Let’s put it in another way. If you are to present a rose flower or a blossoming rose bud to your lover, date, or anyone dearest to you, what color do you prefer […]

Pohutukawa trees: the New Zealand Christmas Trees

Pohutukawa trees at Cornwallis Beach, West Auckland

Here is a beautiful photo of one of the most beautiful trees on Earth! It is called Pōhutukawa (Metrosideros excelsa), one of the 12 Metrosideros species of trees endemic to New Zealand. It is an evergreen tree of the myrtle family. Pohutukawa trees have their natural and endemic habitat in the coastal areas of the […]