a graceful demise

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© Heather Mellon
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Wilting slowly.. this volunteer sunflower which thrived in our greenhouse last summer, was given a graceful demise along with a mosquito or two, rather than the usual frosty exit..

11.02.13 A special Thank You to Donald Garrett for the spotlight! Much appreciated, Don!

25 responses

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (11 Feb 2013):

    Absolutely stunning!!! Perfect shot for the theme!

  • Cheryl Andrews

    Cheryl Andrews   gave props (11 Feb 2013):

    Magnificent entry ... stunning to see the fallen petals trapped in a spider's web ...!

  • Sarah Springer

    Sarah Springer (Deleted) gave props (11 Feb 2013):

    Very good for theme

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (11 Feb 2013):

    Wow..perfect for this theme! outstanding.

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (11 Feb 2013):

    Title could not have been better for this photo. GREAT entry!

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (11 Feb 2013):

    I agree with everybody! This is outstanding!

  • je suis moi

    je suis moi gave props (11 Feb 2013):

    Most excellent title. Perfect for theme. :-)

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (11 Feb 2013):

    Outstanding shot and entry...A sunflower is even beautiful in its wilting stage.

  • Shirley Valencia

    Shirley Valencia   gave props (11 Feb 2013):

    perfect entry!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Michele Wambaugh

    Michele Wambaugh (Deleted) said (11 Feb 2013):

    FAB entry, JanElle!

  • Shannon Burch

    Shannon Burch gave props (11 Feb 2013):

    Wow the detail in this photo is amazing and perfect for the theme!

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece gave props (11 Feb 2013):

    Beautiful entry, I love sunflowers!

  • Geoff Plant

    Geoff Plant gave props (12 Feb 2013):

    Absolutely BEAUTIFUL picture. well spotted and captured and great entry to the theme

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (12 Feb 2013):

    Wonderful Wilt entry!

  • Raymond Fausel

    Raymond Fausel gave props (12 Feb 2013):


  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (12 Feb 2013):

    a great balance of colour and flow--perfect for the theme

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (12 Feb 2013):


  • Michaela K.

    Michaela K. gave props (13 Feb 2013):

    perfect entry

  • Ma. Dolores Guillén Solí­s

    Ma. Dolores Guillén Solí­s gave props (13 Feb 2013):

    Very beautiful! A perfect entry as well.

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (15 Feb 2013):

    Excellent and beautiful entry

  • Susan B. Griffith

    Susan B. Griffith   said (16 Feb 2013):

    Excellent entry.

  • je suis moi

    je suis moi gave props (16 Feb 2013):

    great for theme !! :-)

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (17 Feb 2013):

    totally awesome entry!

  • Ioana Caravan

    Ioana Caravan   gave props (21 Feb 2013):

    Excellent entry! Love it!

  • Michele Wambaugh

    Michele Wambaugh (Deleted) said (23 Feb 2013):

    Beautiful capture!

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