Fragrant

This week I walked through my neighborhood and saw this beautiful peony.  These flowers have the most wonderful fragrance, and I had to take it in.  The home I grew up in had flower beds filled with several varieties of this flower.  As far as I know they still bloom there today.  That fragrance brought back some fun memories of playing in that yard as a kid.

Using Lightroom 3, I have cropped the image and added the vignetting.  The lovely colors and rain drops are compliments of Mother Nature.   I’m linking up today with LeAnne for Flower Art Friday (yes, a day early!). Click the link below to see the other amazing images.  

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17 Comments

  1. I can smell it from here 🙂 Peonies are one of my favorites and your processing is so soft and lush…and the dew drops! Oh MY! Thanks for linking up with Flower Art Friday.

  2. I LOVED the hot pink peonies that bloomed in Grandma's and Grandpa's yard in Bismarck. (Like you said, they're probably still there.) Giant ants were always crawling on them. Beautiful picture!

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