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Chinese Anemone

Posted by
Anita (West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States) on 14 September 2009 in Plant & Nature.

September has turned out to be a very busy month for me. I haven't taken a photograph in two weeks! I have been posting less frequently than usual, and will continute to do so until life slows down.

I apologize for not getting to your fabulous photoblogs. :-(

In early fall, Longwood Gardens has many Chinese Anemone blooming. These were some I took two weeks ago. I have some at home, but they don't look quite good enough to photograph. I must not have them growing in the right place.


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Dulcie from Danville, CA, United States

Beautiful Anemone.....lovely colors and very appealing diagonal lines!

14 Sep 2009 5:31am

Tomas Turecek from Czech Republic

Vice colours, very well controlled composition and nice contrast between pink/purple blossoms and green background. Maybe a little bit more blurred background would help to pop out the flower more but it's good as it is. Good work!

14 Sep 2009 9:22am

Frida from Sweden

Beautiful anemones and I love the color.

14 Sep 2009 9:34am

Sue from Paducah, United States

So graceful and delicate.

I've noticed that many of my blogger friends have slowed down just a tad. It IS challenging to keep the momentum...I always enjoy your images and look forward to your posts. We all understand though when there is a lag in the posts. =)

14 Sep 2009 10:07am

Marilla from Turku, Finland

Lovely colours! I have white snowdrop windflowers blooming third time this summer and they look a lot like those Chinese anemones. They are anemones too, so no wonder.

14 Sep 2009 10:33am

GJC from Kyoto (京都), Japan

A charming photo. Hope life gives you a chance to go out and take some more of your fabulous photos!

14 Sep 2009 11:58am

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Beautiful shot...

14 Sep 2009 11:29pm

Jen from St. George, United States

Stunning shot! So soft and inviting! Hope life slows down for you soon! :)

14 Sep 2009 11:57pm

Paul Michko from Exton, PA, United States

Most beautiful, Anita.

15 Sep 2009 9:02am

don from spokane, United States

I like the delicate feel this image has. Wonderful mild colors and well placed blossom! Fine image.

15 Sep 2009 4:11pm

Addicted to the click - Stacey Dawn from United States

Recently found your blog... love the images.

15 Sep 2009 6:05pm