Day Lilies in the Spotlight

The day lilies are beginning their blooming season, a lush profusion of big, showy blooms lifting their faces to the sun.

Yellow Lily, Watermark      Hanson's Grove July 4 2014 024

Their blooming cycle is brief–each lasts just one day–but I look forward to it every year. It’s like revisiting old friends. And even as they fade, there is still a kind of beauty to the waning blooms.

Yesterday's Glory, Offset Crop, Watermark      Lilies and Duck July 3 2014 013


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