Silent Sunday – Side View

About Eliza Waters

Gardener, writer, photographer, naturalist
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69 Responses to Silent Sunday – Side View

  1. Anne says:

    I am looking forward to planting zinnia seeds – as soon as the first rain arrives. You have shown us a lovely perspective of one, Eliza.

  2. cindy knoke says:

    Such a unique and creative perspective Eliza.

  3. Diana says:

    Beautiful shot! I love this perspective! 💖

  4. rabirius says:

    Excellent. I like pictures that show another perspective.

  5. Maria says:

    This is a beautiful perspective!

  6. Cathy says:

    Lovely! A landing pad for the bees. 😉

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  8. Beautiful zinnia. Happy Sunday, Eliza.

  9. Treah Pichette says:

    Reminds me of a ballerina’s tutu!

  10. Alice says:

    …just waiting for a Bumble Bee to excitedly collect pollen.

  11. shoreacres says:

    A side view makes a lovely aside in any discussion of the flowers.

  12. Aren’t zinnias the best? A staple in my cutting garden. Humble, reliable but still elegant with the greenish undersides of the petals.

    • Eliza Waters says:

      Agreed, I can’t imagine summer without them (or garden fresh tomatoes 😉 ). It is interesting to note that the species name is ‘elegans’ … so you’re right, they’re very elegant.

  13. A refreshing viewpoint!

  14. utahan15 says:

    prime purple
    pimped like a pin up
    truly royal and regal

  15. LightWriters says:

    Just fabulous!! 😍♥️🤩

  16. Debbie says:

    Hmm, interesting view. Kind of like what the butterflies must see when they come in for a landing!

  17. Love the delicate layered side view against that beautiful background!!

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  19. Kris P says:

    The perfect landing strip for butterflies!

  20. Tranature - quiet moments in nature says:

    A beautiful side view Eliza and their pink and yellow colours go so well together 💛

  21. Murtagh's Meadow says:

    Lovely view Eliza

  22. It’s Zinnia season! Nice, Eliza!

  23. naturebackin says:

    I also thought that it looks quite tutu-esque …

  24. Irene says:

    Love the side view. 😊

  25. Interesting angle, very nice!

  26. Jet Eliot says:

    We don’t often look at a flower from the side like this, I really liked it, Eliza. So many layers to a zinnia.

  27. Beautiful! Have a happy long weekend!

  28. Tina says:

    Great perspective; I enjoy shots of plants, flowers especially, from different angles and at differing phases of development. Nice post, Eliza!

  29. Jane Lurie says:

    Love the side view, Eliza. I often also get taken by the backsides of flowers when photographing.

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