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A bit unusual looking, this flower, growing in a bed of dahlias, does not seem to be quite in the style of its neighbors. In coloring, it brings to mind a tropical parrot. Perhaps it’s not a dahlia at all.
Actually, it turns out that this IS a dahlia. It’s a Collerette Dahlia. ☺

Camera: Canon EOS Digital Rebel XT, Canon Zoom Lens EF-S 18-55mm.

Featured in The World As We See It on Aug. 11, 2011
Featured in SUPERBLY VISUAL on Aug. 26, 2011
Featured in Connecticut Photo & Art on Oct. 3, 2011
Featured in “The Power of Photography” on Oct. 30, 2011

Location: Harkness State Park, Waterford, Connecticut (USA).

Edited and shadow-boxed using Paint Shop Pro.
Season: fall, October 10th.

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  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppalmost 3 years ago

    Very nice capture Jade

  • Thank you, Larry! ☺♥

    – SummerJade

  • Gloria Abbey
    Gloria Abbeyalmost 3 years ago

    Whatever it is, it’s gorgeous. Nice macro!

  • Thanks, Gloria! ♥

    – SummerJade

  • tori yule
    tori yulealmost 3 years ago

    Beautiful capture, Jade, There are so many different types of dahlias, it’s hard to believe they are all called dahlias. This one is so pretty.

  • Thank you so much, Tori! ☺♥

    – SummerJade

  • Maria1606
    Maria1606almost 3 years ago

    Wonderful flower, whatever it is!!

  • Thanks, Maria! ☺

    – SummerJade

  • Kathilee
    Kathileealmost 3 years ago

    Love the clarity and uniqueness, beautiful too!

  • Thank you very much! ☺

    – SummerJade

  • trish725
    trish725almost 3 years ago

    Wonderful work!

  • Thank you so much for this honor!! I really appreciate it! ☺♥♥

    – SummerJade

  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheepalmost 3 years ago

    I don’t know if it is a dahlia…Cee would probably know! Wonderful in any case…beautiful shot!!

  • Thanks! It seems it is a dahlia based on info in the “2D – Daffodils & Dahlias” group. ☺

    – SummerJade

  • RobynLee
    RobynLeealmost 3 years ago

  • Wow, this is great!! Thank you so very much for this feature!! ☺♥♥

    – SummerJade

  • RickDavis
    RickDavisalmost 3 years ago

    Such a beautiful bloom,,,so clear and sharp,,,,great photo of it Summer,,,,,, Rick

  • Thank you so much! ♥

    – SummerJade

  • Aimelle
    Aimellealmost 3 years ago

    that would be a perfect addition to the group Daisy&cie :)) Gorgeous colours!

  • Thank you! I never thought of putting it there. ☺♥

    – SummerJade

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