Wednesday, July 12, 2006

Bursts of color

Two magenta lilies burst open in the garden, with the promise of many more to come. All around, buds slowly lengthen and take on a crimson hue as if filling with fire in preparation for a quick explosion of color before fading away. Call it fireworks in slow-motion.

Click on picture to enlarge. Photograph © 2006 James Jordan.

No comments: