A touch of the exotic today to ward off the autumn blues. Usually Hibiscus rosa-sinensis flowers only last a day but the coolness of October days (even in this house – or maybe especially in this house) means they last longer as they wait patiently (and hopelessly) for a passing humming bird.
Macro Monday Answer
It was the open individual flowers of a zinnia ‘Purple Prince’. Remember that the ‘flowers’ of plants such as zinnias and marigolds are actually compound heads of lots of individual flowers.