Strange Blossoms

gentianFriends, hopping around the tall grass prairie remnant in Iowa last week, we found bottle gentian in a beautiful shade of blue. I photographed from several different angles but liked this one the best because it includes the leaves.  These are not buds but are blossoms that are closed on top, Is the grass behind, distracting? til Tomorrow MJ

 

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About mjspringett

Nature Photographer, searching for questions and answers

Posted on September 14, 2013, in Nature, photography, Wild flowers and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. The blurred grass accentuates the sculptured perfection of the flowers.

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