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Friday, January 02, 2015

Early-Blooming Camellias

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The camellias are blooming early this year; two months earlier than "normal", a word that I feel compelled to surround with quotes these days, as nothing climate-wise seems to be what we think of as normal.

I desaturated the photo to bring out the distinct shapes of leaves, buds and blooms rather than the colors, which I found distracting.  This bush will receive more camera study as it continues to bloom.

Looks like I need to prune an errant blackberry cane, too.



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1 comment:

Sylvia K said...

An exquisite flower and a superb capture as always!! Thank you for sharing the beauty!! Have a great weekend!!