Friday, November 15
Title: Frost Finale
Size: 7 x 10
Watercolor on paper
for sale $75
The last bouquets before frost are so grand.
Are they a fireworks, a funereal tribute to the season, simply an abundant last chance,
or a source of faith that Spring will come again?
This one contains Sheffield Mums, Cosmos, and Scabiosa.
- See more at: http://www.gardeninggonewild.com/?p=25339#sthash.VkiJXKeY.dpuf.
“Today flowering plant species outnumber by twenty to one those of ferns and cone-bearing trees, or conifers, which had thrived for 200 million years before the first bloom appeared. As a food source flowering plants provide us and the rest of the animal world with the nourishment that is fundamental to our existence. In the words of Walter Judd, a botanist at the University of Florida, “If it weren’t for flowering plants, we humans wouldn’t be here.” - See more at: http://www.gardeninggonewild.com/?p=25339#sthash.uupuyKVi.dpuf