The slow release (Flower Friday)

Watching and waiting as the buds slowly unfurl, revealing the beautiful bloom within whilst releasing its intoxicating perfume, wishing it was faster and slower all at the same time.

Who knew such a small pot of hyacinth blooms could be so exhausting!😂

 

 

 

 

Living Lightsaber Swords (Macro Monday)

It never fails to intrigue me how different flowers bud. These flowers were no different with the petals seemingly shooting out from the safety of its sepal like light through a keyhole.

Budding Swords

As I sit here now looking at this capture I realize I took a photo of these buds but not one of any of the actual flowers. Had any bloomed, were these the last on the bush, or was this all that was there to be seen? I wonder