A beautiful and fragrant, however invasive, flowering vine found growing in the wild all over Georgia.
Nikon D5100, photo taken at Cave Springs, Ga


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  • autumnwind
    autumnwindover 1 year ago

    gorgeous my darling Scott. missing you very much. sending love hugs, shar xoxoxoxoxoxoox♥

  • hello, my dear Shar! Been going thru some tough times, but I think the worst is over. Feeling like myself again and the creativity is now flowing again. Thank you so much, my dear friend. Miss you too, sweetie! xoxox

    – Scott Mitchell

  • Celeste Mookherjee
    Celeste Mookhe...over 1 year ago

    They are so lovely – I can almost smell their fragrance!

  • Hi Celeste! Oh my, they smelled SO beautiful – I spent quite a while at this place just inhaling the fragrance and looking for the perfect angle. The air all around the Wysteria smelled so good. :)

    – Scott Mitchell

  • KBritt
    KBrittover 1 year ago

    Ahhh, the beauty of Southern living!!! Gorgeous Scott!!xx

  • thank you so much, my dear Kim! xx

    – Scott Mitchell

  • Ron Hannah
    Ron Hannahover 1 year ago

    Very pretty! These are among my favorites!!

  • they smell so good but destroy everything in their path.

    – Scott Mitchell

  • Dlouise
    Dlouiseover 1 year ago

    WOW,,,I wish they would grow wild over here,,,they’re gorgeous, Scott ,,,beautiful capture!

  • no you dont – they are a terribly invasive weed that covers and kills anything it crosses – but they smell heavenly! LOL. Pretty but deadly. Thats how I like ’em. ha ha

    – Scott Mitchell

  • Sherri     Nicholas
    Sherri Nic...over 1 year ago

    Westerias always remind me of Lilac’s and they were such a favorite flowers of mine…I would them to church on Mayday and put them by the Blessed Mother Mary, thanks for the memorie even if they weren’t
    beautiful shot Scott

  • both have enchanting aromas – so glad this brought a smile to your face, my friend! xo

    – Scott Mitchell

  • missmoneypenny
    missmoneypennyover 1 year ago

    Beautiful – mine isn’t anywhere near out yet

  • thanks Chris – now they are all dead and look like dead vines.

    – Scott Mitchell

  • anaisanais
    anaisanaisabout 1 year ago


  • thank you Anna!

    – Scott Mitchell

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