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What a day for a daydream
What a day for a daydreamin’ boy
And I’m lost in a daydream…

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Astrantia Major
Pink is the color for Breast Cancer Awareness
Purple is indicative of devotion, healing abilities, loving, kindness, and compassion.

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Astrantia Major @ Summerland Research Center (ornamental garden) , BC., Canada
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The genus name (astrantia) derives from the Latin “aster” meaning star and refers to the open star-shaped floral bracts. The name of the species (major) distinguish the Great Masterwort by the smaller species Astrantia minor.


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  • Marcelle Raphael
    Marcelle Raphaelalmost 2 years ago

    Amazing as Always, John!

  • Thank you so much! Cheers Marcelle :)

    – John Poon

  • AuntDot
    AuntDotalmost 2 years ago

    Beautiful…the title tells it perfectly!

  • Carol and Mike Werner
    Carol and Mike...almost 2 years ago

    Your art is so lovely, John . . .

  • Sharon House
    Sharon Housealmost 2 years ago

    I love the light in this image John!! Such a beautiful and soft capture!

  • Chris Armytage™
    Chris Armytage™almost 2 years ago

    Excellent John!

  • lgraham
    lgrahamalmost 2 years ago

    November 16, 2012

  • LoreLeft27
    LoreLeft27almost 2 years ago

    lovely work very beautiful

  • John Holding
    John Holdingalmost 2 years ago

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  • Sandra Foster
    Sandra Fosteralmost 2 years ago

    Very pretty! Love the colors.

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