Stars in the Spotlight

stars-201406A group of Astrantia flowers revel in the light!

I love these flowers, which come in different colour combinations. They tolerate a bit of shade but need damp soil.

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24 thoughts on “Stars in the Spotlight

  1. This is a beautiful picture, M, and I particularly like the one large, sharp bloom that is nearest, combined with all of the others that become smaller and less in focus as they become further from the camera. And there is also the gloom and darkness between the green leaves which, again, is increasing towards the rear of the shot. These things give the shot good depth, and there is a real feeling of the flowers, especially that big sharp one, “coming out of the frame to say hello”. A

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