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The Flowers of London

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Flowers, flowers, flowers. From random places in London, but mostly from the parks and Hampton Court.

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I love this. Gorgeous yellow colour! (I was gonna say “yellow roses” but it strikes me that some of those blossoms aren’t exactly rose-like…)

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Hm. St. James’s Park flowers, I think.

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Bright bluish purple colour.

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Redddd.

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Another of my favourite pictures, despite the fact that orange isn’t my favourite colour. The creamy-looking texture of the flowers, the contrast of the orange and the dark green background, and the depth of field effect…

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This was an interesting-looking plant.

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Close up of flower on interesting-looking plant.

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Used macro mode a lot for flowers… and if I couldn’t get close enough I resorted to forcing depth of field by use of zoom. Was trying on the arms and shoulders though.

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Ok, I think it’s Hampton Court Palace flowers from here on.

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I like this photo too! :D

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The shape of this intrigued me…

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Lovely pastel gradation on the flowers~ God is one amazing artist, that’s for sure.

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Brilliant purple and bright yellow!

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I suspect this is a foxglove. Foxgloves always make me think of Agatha Christie because of digitalis poisoning in one (or more?) of her stories that I read.

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Another personal favourite.

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Sunflowers! *reminisces about Girl Guide days in Sunflower patrol*

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It looks like tissue paper, almost.

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Right, now it’s pics from Rose Garden in Hyde Park.

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Why does this make me think of Chinese New Year cards? Are these peonies or something? Nevertheless, pretty anyway.

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Last picture – yellow roses! I think yellow roses are my favourites. =)

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3 Comments

  1. Simply gorgeous!

  2. lovely flowers :D
    and nice pictures :P

  3. Mum: I’m glad you like them! :)

    Aibo: Sankyuu~ hehe

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