Plants & shrubs

  • Bougainvillea

    Image ID
    FOT1203989
    Caption
    Bougainvillea
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3339 x 5018 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; bougainvillea ; bracts ; color ; colour ; flowers & plants ; fuchsia ; garden ; leaf ; light ; magenta ; nature ; purple ; shrub ; stem ; summer ; sunlight ; sunny
    Description
    Colourful bougainvillea bracts flowering in the UK.
  • Campanula

    Image ID
    FOT1219074
    Caption
    Campanula
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3872 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; London stock brick ; a summer's day ; brick wall ; brickwork ; bright sun ; campanula ; clematis ; color ; colour ; flower bed ; flowers & plants ; garden ; gold ; green ; leaf ; light ; morning sun ; nature ; new shoot ; opening...
    Description
    Campanula recently coming into flower in a splash of morning sunlight. Behind it is clematis
  • New shoots on Hibiscus

    Image ID
    FOT1219075
    Caption
    New shoots on Hibiscus
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    2458 x 3769 px
    Keywords
    ; bright sun ; color ; colour ; contrast ; flowers & plants ; garden ; green ; hibiscus ; light ; nature ; new leaf ; new shoot ; outdoors ; shade ; shrub ; spring ; springtime ; sunlight ; sunny ; tree
    Description
    New leaves sprouting from a Hibiscus and getting caught in the sunlight
  • Rhus leaves turning with autumn

    Image ID
    FOT1219077
    Caption
    Rhus leaves turning with autumn
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3742 x 2462 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; London ; after rain ; autumn ; autumn colour ; blue sky ; color ; colour ; fall ; flame ; flowers & plants ; garden ; green ; leaf ; leaves turning ; light ; nature ; outdoors ; red ; rhus ; shrub ; Stag's Horn Sumach ; Stag's...
    Description
    Rhus turns red and yellow with autumn. This picture was taken just after a shower of rain.
  • Rhus bursting out

    Image ID
    FOT1222197
    Caption
    Rhus bursting out
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    2437 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; London ; blue ; blue sky ; branch ; bright sun ; color ; colour ; daylight ; fruit ; garden ; green ; hairy ; leaf ; light ; low sun ; morning sun ; nature ; new leaf ; new shoot ; opening out ; outdoors ; plant ; red ; rhus ; shrub ; sky ;...
    Description
    The Rhus, or Stag's Horn Sumach, bursts out with new leaves and candle-like fruit in April & May
  • Kerria showing early brightness

    Image ID
    FOT1222201
    Caption
    Kerria showing early brightness
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    2393 x 3872 px
    Keywords
    ; bright sun ; bud ; color ; colour ; contrast ; daylight ; flower ; flower bed ; garden ; gold ; green ; kerria ; leaf ; light ; nature ; new shoot ; outdoors ; petal ; plant ; purple ; shade ; shadow ; shrub ; splashes of sunlight ; spring ;...
    Description
    Keria comes out bright and early in Spring
  • Magnolia flowers at Kew

    Image ID
    FOT1226631
    Caption
    Magnolia flowers at Kew
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3423 x 2227 px
    Keywords
    ; Kew Gardens ; London ; Richmond upon Thames ; Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew ; branch ; color ; colour ; dappled ; daylight ; flower ; garden ; grass ; green ; light ; magnolia ; morning sun ; nature ; opening out ; outdoors ; park ; petal ; plant ;...
    Description
    One of many magnolias, of all shapes and sizes, which flower in Kew Gardens in springtime.
  • Crocuses

    Image ID
    FOT1226632
    Caption
    Crocuses
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    2022 x 2589 px
    Keywords
    ; bright sun ; bulbs ; color ; colour ; contrast ; crocus ; daylight ; flower bed ; garden ; gold ; green ; light ; low sun ; nature ; opening out ; outdoors ; petal ; plant ; shade ; shadow ; stamen ; sunlight ; sunny ; violet ; warm glow ; winter ;...
    Description
    Crocuses show early signs of new life and herald the end of winter.
  • Phacelia in the sun

    Image ID
    FOT1228213
    Caption
    Phacelia in the sun
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    2459 x 3569 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; a summer's day ; bright sun ; color ; colour ; contrast ; dark ; daylight ; garden ; green ; hairy ; leaf ; light ; morning sun ; nature ; opening out ; outdoors ; phacelia ; plant ; shade ; sharp & crisp ; shrub ; silver ; splashes...
    Description
    A packet of phacelia seeds provided by a bee campaigner resulted in this early morning image.
  • Camellia flower

    Image ID
    FOT1228219
    Caption
    Camellia flower
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    2592 x 3783 px
    Keywords
    ; blue ; broken cloud ; bud ; bush ; camellia flower ; color ; colour ; daylight ; fuchsia ; green ; leaf ; light ; nature ; opening out ; outdoors ; pink ; plant ; sky ; sunlight ; sunny ; winter ; yellow
    Description
    Making a colourful surprise during winter camellia flowers appears in January or even earlier
  • Rhus in a snow storm

    Image ID
    FOT1237697
    Caption
    Rhus in a snow storm
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    2810 x 2009 px
    Keywords
    ; London ; branch ; brickwork ; cold ; color ; colour ; contrast ; daylight ; leafless ; light ; magical ; nature ; outdoors ; red ; rhus ; snow ; snowing ; staghorn sumac ; tree ; white ; winter
    Description
    Heavy snow falling on a leafless rhus
  • Bougainvillea after rain

    Image ID
    FOT1238142
    Caption
    Bougainvillea after rain
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3634 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; after rain ; bougainvillea ; bract ; bright ; bright sun ; color ; colour ; colourful ; daylight ; flower ; garden ; green ; leaf ; light ; magenta ; magical ; nature ; new shoot ; opening out ; outdoors ; plant ; shade ; shrub ; stem ;...
    Description
    A bougainvillea bract in the sun after a shower of rain
  • Fuchsia

    Image ID
    FOT1242272
    Caption
    Fuchsia
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3429 x 2465 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; London ; a summer's day ; bright sun ; bud ; color ; colour ; contrast ; dappled ; daylight ; flower ; fuchsia ; garden ; green ; hanging ; leaf ; light ; magenta ; magical ; nature ; new shoot ; opening out ; outdoors ; petal ; pink ;...
    Description
    Fuchsia flowers hanging in a patch of shade.
  • Camellia flower

    Image ID
    FOT1242276
    Caption
    Camellia flower
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3301 x 2521 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; blue ; blue sky ; bright ; camellia flower ; color ; colour ; colourful ; daylight ; flower ; gold ; light ; magenta ; nature ; opening out ; outdoors ; petal ; picturesque ; pink ; plant ; shrub ; sky ; sunlight ; sunny ; unfolding ; winter...
    Description
    Sometimes even before Christmas the camellia flower appears with its bright colour in contrast to the generally subdued winter foliage.
  • Flowering cherry

    Image ID
    FOT1242331
    Caption
    Flowering cherry
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3706 x 5861 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; blossom ; blue ; blue sky ; branch ; bright ; bright sun ; cherry ; color ; colour ; contrast ; daylight ; flowering cherry ; garden ; leaf ; light ; low sun ; morning sun ; nature ; new leaf ; new shoot ; opening out ; outdoors ; petal ;...
    Description
    The magic of Spring when trees come into blossom
  • Camellia flowers

    Image ID
    FOT1257157
    Caption
    Camellia flowers
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3540 x 2551 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; blue ; blue sky ; bud ; bulbs ; bush ; camellia flower ; color ; colour ; dark green ; daylight ; ever-green ; flower ; flowering ; garden ; green ; leaf ; light ; nature ; new shoot ; opening out ; outdoors ; petal ; pink ; plant ; shrub ;...
    Description
    Camellia flowers appear early in the year; sometimes in the depths of winter. They provide a wonderfully un-wintery spot of colour
  • Orange orchid in a splash of sunlight

    Image ID
    FOT1272759
    Caption
    Orange orchid in a splash of sunlight
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3371 x 2481 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; black ; color ; colour ; colourful ; contrast ; dappled ; daylight ; flower ; green ; leaf ; light ; magical ; nature ; opening out ; orange ; orchid ; petal ; pink ; plant ; purple ; red ; sense of wonder ; shade ; shadow ; splash of...
    Description
    Orchid flowers come in extraordinary shapes, forms and colours.
  • Bumblebee

    Image ID
    FOT1273057
    Caption
    Bumblebee
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    2189 x 3223 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; London ; animal ; black ; bumblebee ; cloud ; color ; colour ; daylight ; flower ; flowering ; garden ; green ; hairy ; leg ; light ; nature ; opening out ; outdoors ; overcast ; petal ; phacelia ; plant ; stamen ; stem ; summer ; sunlight ;...
    Description
    A white-tailed bumblebee at work on phacelia
  • Bumblebee on Phacelia

    Image ID
    FOT1273060
    Caption
    Bumblebee on Phacelia
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3872 x 2218 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; a summer's day ; animal ; black ; bumblebee ; color ; colour ; contrast ; daylight ; garden ; green ; insect ; leaf ; light ; nature ; orange ; outdoors ; petal ; phacelia ; plant ; stamen ; stem ; summer ; sun ; sunlight ; sunny ;...
    Description
    Bees seemed to enjoy these wild Phacelia.
  • Rhus leaves turning with autumn

    Image ID
    FOT1273062
    Caption
    Rhus leaves turning with autumn
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3742 x 2462 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; London ; after rain ; autumn ; autumn colour ; blue sky ; bright sun ; color ; colour ; contrast ; daylight ; fall ; flame ; garden ; green ; hanging ; leaf ; leaves turning ; light ; nature ; orange ; outdoors ; plant ; red ; rhus ; shrub ;...
    Description
    Rhus turns red and yellow with autumn. This picture was taken just after a shower of rain.
  • Rose after rain

    Image ID
    FOT1307820
    Caption
    Rose after rain
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    2878 x 2193 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; London ; after rain ; color ; colour ; daylight ; delicate ; flower ; flowering ; fresh ; garden ; glowing ; gold ; green ; leaf ; light ; magical ; nature ; opening out ; outdoors ; petal ; pink ; plant ; rain drops ; rainwater ; rose ;...
    Description
    Garden rose in sunshine after a shower of rain
  • Crocuses

    Image ID
    FOT1307831
    Caption
    Crocuses
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3856 x 4806 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; London ; brickwork ; bright sun ; bulb ; color ; colour ; colourful ; contrast ; crocus ; daylight ; emerging ; flower ; flower bed ; flowering ; garden ; garden wall ; gold ; green ; leaf ; light ; nature ; opening out ; orange ; outdoors ;...
    Description
    A clump of crocuses showing early signs of new life and heralding the end of winter.
  • Jacob's ladder

    Image ID
    FOT1318534
    Caption
    Jacob's ladder
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    4016 x 6016 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; Jacob's ladder ; London ; Polemonium ; blue ; bright ; bright sun ; bud ; color ; colour ; daylight ; delicate ; emerging ; flower ; flower bed ; flowering ; garden ; green ; lavender blue ; leaf ; light ; lilac ; nature ; new shoot ;...
    Description
    Jacob's ladder enjoying early summer sunshine
  • Yellow rose

    Image ID
    FOT1399883
    Caption
    Yellow rose
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    4068 x 2741 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; London ; bright ; bright sun ; bud ; bush ; color ; colour ; colourful ; dark green ; daylight ; emerging ; flower ; flower bed ; flowering ; garden ; garden wall ; green ; leaf ; light ; nature ; new shoot ; opening out ; outdoors ; plant ;...
    Description
    A yellow rose surrounded by buds
  • Jasmine

    Image ID
    FOT1399884
    Caption
    Jasmine
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    5398 x 3909 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; brick wall ; brickwork ; bud ; cloud ; color ; colour ; contrast ; daylight ; emerging ; flower ; flowering ; garden ; garden wall ; green ; hanging ; jasmine ; leaf ; light ; magenta ; nature ; new shoot ; opening out ; outdoors ; overcast...
    Description
    White jasmine coming into flower
  • Sycamore leaves in Hyde Park

    Image ID
    FOT1441353
    Caption
    Sycamore leaves in Hyde Park
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3298 x 2345 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; Hyde Park ; London ; The Dell ; Westminster ; acer ; acer pseudoplatanus brilliantissimum ; branch ; bright ; bright sun ; color ; colour ; colourful ; contrast ; daylight ; delicate ; emerging ; fresh ; freshness ; green ; leaf ; light ;...
    Description
    New leaves are so delicate when they first emerge. These leaves on a sycamore cultivar are also a different colour to most other new leaves.
  • A white-tailed bumblebee

    Image ID
    FOT1441359
    Caption
    A white-tailed bumblebee
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    2578 x 1783 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; London ; a summer's day ; animal ; bird ; black ; bumblebee ; color ; colour ; dappled ; daylight ; floating ; flower ; flower bed ; flowering ; furry ; garden ; green ; hairy ; hovering ; insect ; leg ; light ; nature ; orange ;...
    Description
    A bumblebee approaches a fading phacelia
  • Flaming rhus

    Image ID
    FOT1465375
    Caption
    Flaming rhus
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3872 x 2592 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; London ; autumn ; autumn colour ; autumnal ; blue ; blue sky ; branch ; bright ; bright sun ; clear ; clear sky ; color ; colour ; daylight ; decoration ; fall ; flame ; gold ; gold leaf ; golden ; hairy ; leaf ; leaves turning ; light ;...
    Description
    Rhus leaves turning a bright golden red in autumn.
  • Fuchsia

    Image ID
    FOT1471522
    Caption
    Fuchsia
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    2342 x 3679 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; London ; a summer's day ; blue ; color ; colour ; colourful ; daylight ; delicate ; emerging ; flower ; flower bed ; flowering ; fragile ; fuchsia ; garden ; green ; hanging ; leaf ; light ; nature ; opening out ; outdoors ; pendulous ;...
    Description
    Hanging fuchsia flowers
  • Pink rose

    Image ID
    FOT1471531
    Caption
    Pink rose
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    4975 x 3709 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; brick wall ; brickwork ; bud ; cloud ; color ; colour ; concentric ; contrast ; daylight ; delicate ; emerging ; flower ; flowering ; fragile ; fresh ; garden ; garden wall ; green ; leaf ; light ; nature ; new leaf ; new shoot ; opening out...
    Description
    Fragile flowers bleaching and curling as they unfold.
  • Yellow rose

    Image ID
    FOT1471532
    Caption
    Yellow rose
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3362 x 5355 px
    Keywords
    ; England ; brick wall ; brickwork ; bud ; color ; colour ; daylight ; flower ; flowering ; garden ; garden wall ; green ; leaf ; light ; morning sun ; nature ; new leaf ; new shoot ; opening out ; outdoors ; petal ; plant ; ray ; rose ; shade ; splash...
    Description
    A rose in full bloom catching a ray of morning sunshine
  • Blackthorn

    Image ID
    FOT1472045
    Caption
    Blackthorn
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    John Bussy
    Dimensions
    3057 x 4017 px
    Keywords
    ; Burgess Park ; England ; London ; Southwark ; black ; blackthorn ; branch ; brown ; color ; colour ; countryside ; daylight ; emerging ; entwined ; flower ; flowering ; fresh ; freshness ; green ; hedge ; intertwined ; light ; light brown ; morning...
    Description
    Blackthorn in flower in Burgess Park, Southwark, with leaves beginning to shoot