This is a small painting on canvas panel of a plant used by native Americans to treat burns, insect bites, tooth aches, throat infections, pain, coughs, stomach cramps, snake bites and wounds. Because of its healing properties, it has been researched by pharmaceutical companies. For further information about the painting, click here.
This is an oil painting on stretched canvas. These plants have two or three inch wide flowers on one to two foot stems. They are found in many states and often will bloom from June to September. For further information about the painting, click here.
This is an oil painting on canvas panel of a plant most of you know well as it grows in many states. It attracts butterflies, birds and insects and is well known for its healing properties. It has been used for muscle spasms, as a diuretic, for arthritis, eczema and for other illnesses. It does not cause seasonal allergies and is not poisonous. For more information, click here.
Wild Petunias (ruellia) are native wild flowers of South Carolina. Petunias are members of the nightshade family and are not to be eaten although petunias of the solonace family have both edible and poisonous members. This painting shows the beautiful colors of this plant. The painting is 10 x 8 on canvas panel. For more information, click here.
The Yellow Jessamine has also been called the Carolina Jessamine, the Trumpet Vine and the Evening Trumpet Flower. The vines can grow 20 feet tall and can be trained on arbors and trellises. Preparations from the root and rhizomes have been used for painkilling drugs, antispasmodic drugs and to treat eye ailments. Its essential oils from its highly aromatic flowers are used for making perfume and candles. For further information about this painting, click here.
Rose Arrangement is an oil painting on stretched canvas. A large white rose is featured surrounded by the side view of two pink roses. For more information, click here.
This painting is 10 x 8 on canvas panel. We have a lovely holly tree in the back acre and I brought in several branches to paint. For other information, click here.
This is an oil on canvas panel 10 x 8 of a favorite Christmas plant. Although many people think of the red as flowers, they are actually leaves! For further information, please click here.
This 10 x 8 oil painting is on a canvas panel. The painting features subtle colors of garden roses. For further information, click here.
This is an acrylic painting on stretched canvas of brilliant purple red flowers on a gold background. For further information about this painting, click here.