Up close and personal 9

That was a dahlia, closely related to cosmos.

dahlia pink

And from the back.

dahlia back

This one is very tricky – but it is a small plant that grows by the sea.

thrift very clise



9 Comments on “Up close and personal 9”

  1. Steve
    October 5, 2015 at 7:18 am #

    I think I might know this one, but as I have prior knowledge, I will resist guessing 🙂

  2. derrickjknight
    October 5, 2015 at 7:41 am #


  3. joy
    October 5, 2015 at 12:20 pm #

    a violet?

  4. joy
    October 5, 2015 at 6:09 pm #

    never mind that was all good fun thank you

    • thebikinggardener
      October 5, 2015 at 6:21 pm #

      well there is one more to go and then I think I will do one a week from now on

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