Here's a different look for a trillium--pink with the familiar green virus-caused marks more often seen against white.
What is my favorite wildflower—or just favorite flower, if it comes to that? As a lover of flowers, I am fickle, my allegiance shifting with every shift in the season. The jack-in-the-pulpit, with its unusual form and dramatic contrasting colors, fascinates me endlessly, but the violets make me happy, happy, happy, and I never tire of their little faces. That they come in such a variety of colors is endlessly pleasing as well.
I will try to have something to say on a non-botanical topic in a day or two. Who knows? Maybe even a couple of book recommendations….