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Just one poppy has appeared in the Tonto National Forest, east of Cave Creek, Arizona, 9 months after a wildfire decimated the area. This is a place where Ive found to collect great rocks for my garden and for creating inukshuk guardian statues. In this area, the dirt and dust is all gray, with even the rocks in the wash covered with the debris and ash. Suprising to find this ONE flower blooming there on Sunday! The color of the petals is accurate - that is how much it stands out. The colo
25 Pretty Flower pictures
The comfortable and comforting people are those who look upon the bright side of life; gathering its roses and sunshine and making the most that happens seem the best.
There is something about flowers that make any situation better. I hope these pretty pictures of flowers make your day better.
The lable said California poppies and they may be a poppy, but not the traditional, wild-growing version
Orange poppies. Color inspiration for my closet room!
Cal poppy melange 'Rose Chiffon' and 'Apricot Chiffon'
~~California poppy by T.takako~~ One of my favorite annuals - easy to grow, maintain - lasts for long season - easy to collect the seed pods to save for next year.
California poppy - I love poppies!
Icelandic Poppies via acreativemint
coquelicots... 'reds' Coquelicot was originally a French vernacular term for wild corn poppy.
such beautiful pics... go check her out on flickr