These beutiful flowers were blooming this weekend against a stone wall at the Hidden Lake Gardens near Tipton, Michigan. Hidden Lakes Gardens is a naturalist area in southern Michigan. It is owned and operated by Michigan State University.

Featured in Midwestern United States Art & Photography – May 2012

Top Ten Challenge Winner – Midwestern USA Art & Photography – June 2012

Challenge Winner – Wildflowers of the Midwest – July 2013


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Bob Kelch is a retired pediatrician and health care administrator who now has the time he wants to devote to his passion, photography. He lives near the Lake Michigan shore in South Haven, Michigan.

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  • Shelly Harris
    Shelly Harrisabout 2 years ago

    These are really pretty too!

  • lorilee
    lorileeabout 2 years ago

  • Thank you. This is great news.

    – Robert Kelch, M.D.

  • LoneAngel
    LoneAngelabout 2 years ago

    beautiful shot of beautiful flowers

  • lorilee
    lorileeabout 2 years ago

    Congratulations!!! Your image has placed in the TOP TEN
    of the “Wildflowers of the Midwest” challenge!!

  • lorilee
    lorilee12 months ago

    Congratulations!! Your image has WON our “Wildflowers of the Midwest”
    challenge in the group, “Midwestern United States Art & Photography!!”

  • Thank you. This is great news!

    – Robert Kelch, M.D.

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