February Spirals
Fibonacci the Man.
To learn more about the person who generated all this interest in the occurence of number patterns in nature, there is an interesting account of Fibonacci the Man at the link below the picture. It gives a detailed history of him and his work.
image of Leonardo PisanoFibonacci
History of Leonardo Pisano Fibonacci
My personal interest in making observations of patterns occurring in nature, is perhaps a search for order an explanation for the way things are and nothing more or less.