Description The amazing Himalayan Blue Poppy, meconopsis betonicifolia. This is the first open one I've seen facing up...no doubt it will turn downwards as time passes. These wonderful flowers are native to high altitudes and are seen by most of us only at certain times in botanical gardens.
Byron Varvarigos, Philadelphia suburb, Pennsylvania Member Since August 2007 Artist Statement "NATURE SMILES WITHIN EVERY BLOOM, ENCHANTING, REFRESHING, HEALING!" Love the beauty of nature and enjoy trying to capture 'snapshots' of it and sharing them. Photos taken without disturbing the setting or inhabitants, they have been selling since 1996. All work is copyrighted. I hope you enjoy viewing my images, and I welcome your comments and support. Best wishes to you! PLEASE CLICK ON 'WEBSITE' LINK, ABOVE, FOR A WIDER - AND NEWER - SELECTION OF MY PHOTOS!
"The sight of a flower is as marvellous as the vision of God."~ Nisargadatta Maharaj