Plant Portrait: Japanese Anemone

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Japanese Anemone (Anemone hupehensis)

Nalinki at Angles and Views has started #flowersoverflowers where we can share our favourite blossoms of the week. It seems like a good idea to spread some blooms across the Internet. I am more than happy to join in.


12 Comments Add yours

  1. What is that suspended green ball? And how did you suspend it? I love the unevenness of the flower and its delicate pink.

    1. Heyjude says:

      The ball is another flower centre with a couple of stamens attached. It looks suspended because the petals have all fallen off it. I adore these flowers, can’t stop photographing them so expect to see more!

  2. Lucid Gypsy says:

    I love how that flower centre is hanging in mid air, could you do that again?

    1. Heyjude says:

      Ha ha probably not Gilly! I only noticed it when I got home. I was going to crop it out of the picture, but I quite like the effect 🙂

  3. Very artistic, Jude. 🙂

  4. Sue Slaght says:

    That is quite the illusion of the hanging green ball! Beautiful.

  5. nalinki says:

    what a beauty! love it

  6. pommepal says:

    Clever composition Jude. A happy accident???

    1. Heyjude says:

      One of those happy accidents 🙂
      Don’t you love them?

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