Nancy J. Ondra

Nancy J. Ondra

Specializing in plants, gardens, and related subjects
United States
United States

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The summer wildflower known as dotted horsemint or spotted beebalm (Monarda punctata) in summer bloom
The deciduous shrub 'Ruby Spice' summersweet (Clethra alnifolia 'Ruby Spice'), also known as sweet pepperbush, in flower
'Slender Silhouette' American sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua 'Slender Silhouette') in a garden, showing the narrowly upright (fastigiate) growth habit
Closeup of emerging leaves (foliage) of the native woodland perennial known as ramps or wild leek (Allium tricoccum)
A colorful closeup of dried flowers, dried oranges, fragrant herb leaves, and seedpods used as flower confetti or potpourri
Low-angle shot along a perennial border in fall (autumn), with feathery Arkansas bluestar (Amsonia hubrichtii) in bright yellow fall color and the still-green foliage of wild indigo (Baptisia)
Vertical closeup of fingers pinching off the flowering shoot tip of sweet basil (Ocimum basilicum) to promote leaf production
Horizontal image of common nutsedge (Cyperus esculentus), a perennial weed, in flower
'Ascot Rainbow' Martin's spurge (Euphorbia x martinii 'Ascot Rainbow'), showing the yellow-variegated foliage and pink-blushed shoot tips
The deciduous native shrub known as common buttonbush (Cephalanthus occidentalis) in flower
The foliage (leaves) of the ground-covering deciduous shrub known as sweetfern or sweet fern (Comptonia peregrina)
Vertical closeup of the pink flowers of swamp milkweed (Asclepias incarnata)
The flowers of Joe-Pye weed (Eutrochium maculatum [formerly Eupatorium maculatum])
Vertical image of Blue Muffin arrowwood viburnum (Viburnum dentatum 'Christom') in fruit, showing its blue berries
Closeup of 'Tiger Eye' bean seeds sprouting on a moist paper towel, with visible roots
Vertical image of the developing seedheads of round-headed bush clover (Lespedeza capitata)
Prairie coreopsis (Coreopsis palmata) in flower
The perennial, woodland wildflower Tiarella cordifolia (foamflower) in bloom in dappled shade
Butterfly weed (Asclepias tuberosa), also known as orange milkweed, in flower (bloom)
Vertical image of a clump of 'Delft Lace' astilbe (Astilbe 'Delft Lace') in flower in a garden setting
The foliage of Gasteria pillansii var. ernesti-ruschii
Horizontal image of narrow-leaved mountain mint (Pycnanthemum flexuosum) flowers against green meadow grasses, with copy space
Vertical closeup of the purple flowers of variegated Japanese iris (Iris ensata [formerly I. kaempferi] 'Variegata')
Vertical image of a clump of giant coneflower (Rudbeckia maxima), showing the blue foliage and tall-stemmed yellow flowers
Vertical closeup of the bright yellow flowers of 'Moonshine' yarrow (Achillea 'Moonshine')
Blue false indigo or blue wild indigo (Baptisia australis) in flower (bloom) in a garden setting
Closeup of the orange flowers of spotted touch-me-not (Impatiens capensis), also known as spotted jewelweed
Closeup of the flowers of Grand Parade beebalm (Monarda didyma 'ACrade')
Swamp milkweed (Asclepias incarnata) in bloom with a monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) feeding on nectar in the flowers
Butterfly weed (Asclepias tuberosa), also known as orange milkweed, in flower (bloom)
Vertical closeup of the red foliage of Fire Alarm' alumroot (Heuchera 'Fire Alarm') with the bright yellow, red-tinged foliage of 'Lemony Lace' elderberry (Sambucus racemosa 'Lemony Lace')
Tall coreopsis (Coreopsis tripteris) in flower (bloom)
Blue false indigo or blue wild indigo (Baptisia australis) in flower (bloom) in a garden setting
Blue mistflower (Conoclinium coelestinum, formerly Eupatorium coelestinum), also known as wild ageratum or hardy ageratum, in flower (bloom)
Blue false indigo or blue wild indigo (Baptisia australis) in flower (bloom) in a garden setting
Vertical image of the red berries on the deciduous shrub 'Brilliantissima' red chokeberry (Aronia arbutifolia 'Brilliantissima) in early winter
The foliage of the bromeliad Alcantarea odorata
Horizontal image of 'Minnie Pearl' phlox (Phlox 'Minnie Pearl') in full flower in a garden setting with 'Snow Hill' perennial sage (Salvia 'Snow Hill')
Vertical closeup of the pink flower plume of queen of the prairie (Filipendula rubra)
Purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea) in flower (bloom) in a garden setting with southern bush honeysuckle (Diervillea sessilifolia)
Blue mistflower (Conoclinium coelestinum, formerly Eupatorium coelestinum), also known as wild ageratum or hardy ageratum, in flower (bloom)
The native wildflower known as white wood aster (Eurybia divaricata, formerly Aster divaricatus), in flower (bloom)
The flowers of a Joe-Pye weed (Eutrochium fistulosum, formerly Eupatorium fistulosum)
The wildflower known as grass-leaved goldenrod or flat-topped goldenrod (Euthamia graminifolia, formerly Solidago graminifolia), in flower in a meadow
Swamp milkweed (Asclepias incarnata) in bloom with a monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) feeding on nectar in the flowers
Butterfly weed (Asclepias tuberosa), also known as orange milkweed, in flower (bloom)
Vertical image of peppermintint (Mentha x piperita) and 'Kentucky Colonel' spearmint (Mentha spicata 'Kentucky Colonel') in a raised container
Horizontal image of the flowers of purple Japanese burnet (Sanguisorba tenuifolia var. purpurea) against the bright yellow foliage of golden elderberry (Sambucus 'Aurea')
Late-summer combination of  surprise lily (Lycoris squamigera) in front of 'Golden Delicious' pineapple sage (Salvia elegans 'Golden Delicious') and Tropicanna canna (Canna 'Phasion')
Closeup of the variegated foliage of 'Dwarf Bright Gold' Japanese yew (Taxus cuspidata 'Dwarf Bright Gold')
The spiky, white summer flowers of perennial Veronicastrum virginicum (Culver's root) in a garden setting
The spiky, white summer flowers of perennial Veronicastrum virginicum (Culver's root) in a garden border with Panicum virgatum 'Northwind' (switch grass) and a birdhouse
The spiky, white summer flowers of perennial Veronicastrum virginicum (Culver's root) in a garden setting
The spring wildflower Trillium grandiflorum (great white trillium) in bloom
The spring wildflower Trillium grandiflorum (great white trillium) in bloom
The fall-flowering, perennial wildflower Symphotrichum oblongifolium or Aster oblongifolius (aromatic aster) in bloom
The spring wildflower Phlox divaricata (wild blue phlox) in bloom
The perennial wildflower Lobelia siphilitica (great blue lobelia) in bloom
Annual partridge pea (Chamaecrista fasciculata) in flower (bloom)
White turtlehead (Chelone glabra) in flower (bloom)
Blue false indigo or blue wild indigo (Baptisia australis) in flower (bloom)
The wildflower known as grass-leaved goldenrod or flat-topped goldenrod (Euthamia graminifolia, formerly Solidago graminifolia), in flower in a meadow
Blue false indigo or blue wild indigo (Baptisia australis) in flower (bloom)
The dried seedheads of purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea) with snow in a winter perennial garden
Blue mistflower (Conoclinium coelestinum, formerly Eupatorium coelestinum), also known as wild ageratum or hardy ageratum, in flower (bloom)
Blue false indigo or blue wild indigo (Baptisia australis) in flower (bloom) in a garden setting
Annual partridge pea (Chamaecrista fasciculata) in flower (bloom)
Annual partridge pea (Chamaecrista fasciculata) in flower (bloom)
Swamp milkweed (Asclepias incarnata) in bloom (flower) iin a natural meadow setting
Butterfly weed (Asclepias tuberosa), also known as orange milkweed, in flower (bloom)
Vertical closeup of the flowers of Tiny Tim Martin's spurge (Euphorbia x martinii 'Waleutiny')
Side view of the flowers of 'Raspberry Wine' bee balm (Monarda)
Vertical image of the frothy with flower heads of giant fleeceflower (Persicaria polymorpha), along with cloudless blue sky, with copy space
Vertical image of the flowers of 'Blue Flame' summer phlox (Phlox paniculata 'Blue Flame')
Horizontal image of colorful squash, including round "ball" zucchini and one 'Carnival' winter squash in front
Vertical image of Euphorbia lathyris, commonly known as mole plant, gopher spurge, or caper spurge, showing the stem and leaves
Vertical image of the foliage (leaves) of 'Mega Caramel' alumroot (Heuchera 'Mega Caramel')
Vertical image of a closeup of dogbane beetle (Chrysochus auratus) on a leaf of hemp dogbane (Apocynum cannabinum)
A fall garden with 'Profusion Orange' zinnia, bronze- and chartreuse-leaved sweet potato vines, and other annuals and tender perennials; shot at a low angle
Colorful hand-tied bouquet of fresh garden flowers, herbs, scented geraniums, and rose hips
Vertical image of a tobacco hornworm (Manduca sexta) caterpillar feeding on the underside of a tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum) leaf
Horizontal image of a bunch of fresh cut perennial flowers in shades of pink and white on a weathered wood background, with copy space
Lesser calamint (Calamintha nepeta subsp. nepeta [C. nepetoides]) in flower in a garden setting
The spiky, white summer flowers of perennial Veronicastrum virginicum (Culver's root) in a garden setting
The spiky, white summer flowers of perennial Veronicastrum virginicum (Culver's root)
The spiky seedheads of the summer-flowering perennial wildflower Veronicastrum virginicum (Culver's root) with the yellow fall foliage color in a perennial garden border with a birdhouse
The spiky, white summer flowers of perennial Veronicastrum virginicum (Culver's root)
The spiky, white summer flowers of perennial Veronicastrum virginicum (Culver's root) in a garden setting
The spiky seedheads of the summer-flowering perennial wildflower Veronicastrum virginicum (Culver's root) with the yellow fall foliage color in a perennial garden border
The spiky, white summer flowers of perennial Veronicastrum virginicum (Culver's root) in a garden setting
The spring wildflower Trillium grandiflorum (great white trillium) in bloom
The spring wildflower Trillium grandiflorum (great white trillium) in bloom
The perennial, woodland wildflower Tiarella cordifolia (foamflower) in bloom in dappled shade
The spiky yellow flowers of Carolina lupine (Thermopsis villosa or Thermopsis caroliniana) in bloom in early summer
The spiky yellow flowers of Carolina lupine (Thermopsis villosa or Thermopsis caroliniana) in bloom in early summer
The spiky seedheads of Thermopsis villosa or Thermopsis caroliniana (Carolina lupine) in a perennial garden border
The spiky seedheads of Thermopsis villosa or Thermopsis caroliniana (Carolina lupine) in a perennial garden border in combination with purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea)
The spiky yellow flowers of Carolina lupine (Thermopsis villosa or Thermopsis caroliniana) in bloom in early summer
The spiky seedheads of Thermopsis villosa or Thermopsis caroliniana (Carolina lupine) in a perennial garden border in combination with purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea)
The spiky yellow flowers of Carolina lupine (Thermopsis villosa or Thermopsis caroliniana) in bloom in early summer
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