The water lilies and lotus are out in a splendid display at the Denver Botanic Gardens Monet Pool. Even with cooler summer temperatures the Victoria Amazonia lily is blooming (they like it hot). It is the lily with giant lily pads – so the expanse of blank space in the mandala above is the surface […]
The pentagon shape/star that formed in the center, sets off the mandela, with the half opened water lily bud anchoring the corners. There was movement in the water so no perfect reflection but I like the shimmer.
This Butterfly from the Butterfly Pavilion got into moisture condensing on their windows – because it was a cold day outside, just like today. He did fly off after getting free of the surface tension. When I measured outside today there was about 6 inches of snow in my back yard. It was melting and […]
Making mandalas from water lilies has not worked out well, so after a recent trip to the Denver Botanic Gardens. I had to post these glorious pictures of the water lilies there. There were flowers blooming all over the gardens and I will share them with you in the coming weeks.