Saturday, November 12, 2011

TODAY'S FLOWERS # 169

A camellia found blooming at The Norfolk Botanical Garden two weeks' ago. The garden is a great place for a walk at any time of the year. You can click here to go to their site.

TODAY’S FLOWER’S was created by our good friend Luiz Santilli Jr.

38 comments:

Kay said...

This is absolutely gorgeous! I love camellias!

diane b said...

Camelas are tough. My trees were full of them when we returned from USA.

jeannette said...

Beautiful, Denise! Camelia are one of my favorite flowers - I love them in any color!

Marie said...

Gorgeous camellia! One of my favorite flowers! And, the Norfolk Botanical Gardens is one of my favorite botanical gardens as well!

Cezar and Léia said...

Bonjour sweet friend Denise!
Thanks a lot for your always support and kind words, I'm so busy with my classes but I intend to keep blogging at least once a week.
Your header is fantstic, I love that bridge and the flower is adorable, great post.
Have a nice weekend and week ahead,
hugs
Léia

Valerie said...

I love the camelia. I have one in the garden and last year it flowered for the first time in about 15 years.

jabblog said...

Beautiful bloom!

(Diane) Bibliophile By the Sea said...

These are gorgeous and honestly don't think I've seen any of these in a long time.

Betsy from Tennessee said...

Gorgeous, Denise. Love the color of that camelia....
Hugs,
Betsy

Sharon said...

Very beautiful!

Debbie said...

gorgeous....follow the light!!

ladyfi said...

Wow - what a magnificent camelia shot!

imac said...

Very pretty capture Denise.

The Elephant's Child said...

What a beauty! Ours are all but done, and the birds find and destroy the few that are left.

Linda Reeder said...

Oh, that's right! I can come to your blog to see summer now that winter is setting in here. Lovely!

Linda Reeder said...

Ooops. I thought I was on the New Zealand site. Oh well, it's still lovely.

Carver said...

That's a beautiful camellia. Great shot!

Tes said...

oh I love camellias! i have 3 pots..but lost it in the recent drought! :( I love yours!

SquirrelQueen said...

That is a gorgeous bloom. Camellias are such hardy plants.

lotusleaf said...

What a beautiful bloom! I have a camellia, which has never bloomed:(

Out on the prairie said...

I would love to have that in my yard

Jean said...

I love the "glow" around the flower!

Lui said...

So pretty, Denise!
I love the scene on your header too!

Indrani said...

Whoa! Delightful picture.

kanak7 said...

Made me gasp! Stunning picture!

Romina said...

Beautiful camelas, botanical garden is always been a lovely place to visit.

SandyCarlson said...

I am blown away by this one! Gorgeous, Denise.

Arija said...

Those camellias are so bright, they jump right out of the page. Fab shots Denise! Nice Camellias too . . .

Francisca said...

Your camellia is lovely, Denise! It's been a long time since I've wandered around in a botanical garden.

twobarkingdogs said...

Very pretty!

Rajesh said...

Very pretty.

Andrew said...

Lovely to see a bit of colour Denise it's starting to get quite drab over here..

chubskulit said...

That's a beautiful bloom Denise.

Yuè said...

i love camelias there are simply beautiful.

Pat's Addition said...

I guess we need to leave time to stop in Norfolk next time we go to the beach. Great shot.

eden said...

So beautiful!

Míriam Luiza said...

Linda flor!

lina@women's perspectives said...

Very lovely!
My late visit here.