Description Summer scene at a pond of Longwood Gardens. The water platters (largest of water lilies) shown here are native to the Amazon and can grow up to five feet across. They make beautiful flowers that last but two days. Google longwood water-platters for an informative video.
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 capturing 'snapshots' of it and sharing them. Photos taken in ambient light, and without disturbing the setting or inhabitants, they have been selling since 1996. All work is copyrighted, so if you'd like to use it in any way other than purchased decor, please contact me first. I hope you enjoy viewing my images, and I welcome your comments, promotion and purchases. Best wishes to you!