No idea how much longer the dahlias will be in bloom at Mill Creek Park in Youngstown, Ohio, so we made a very quick stop this morning. Found a bunch of beauties, and this is among my favorites.


dahlia, flower, bloom, garden, mill creek park, youngstown, ohio

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  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeabout 3 years ago

  • Bobjarrett
    Bobjarrettabout 3 years ago

    Great shot Monnie. Just got done taking some Dahlias myself.

  • Thanks! And can’t wait to see yours!!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • AuntDot
    AuntDotabout 3 years ago

    STUNNING beauty, Monnie!

  • Thank you! There were quite a few in the bud stage, so hopefully they’ll last a while longer!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • Carol2
    Carol2about 3 years ago

    Very beautiful close up capture and colors, Monnie!!

  • Thanks, Carol!

    – Monnie Ryan

  • CeePhotoArt
    CeePhotoArtabout 3 years ago

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  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELabout 3 years ago

    CONGRATULATIONS on your lovely feature in Flowering Bulbs Group, lovely work.

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