Carnation pretty? Or pretty rose! Paraphrasing the title of a charming painting by John Singer Sargent called “Carnation Lily, Lily Rose,” the title is used here to describe a ‘peppermint’ rose that looks more like a carnation than a rose!
This image appears on the CALENDAR, A Good Year For The Roses (click to view)
Canon EOS REBEL T1i, Canon Zoom Lens EF-S 18-55mm
Adjusted in Corel Paint Shop Pro.
Location: off the coast of Virginia, USA.
Season: spring, May 14th.
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