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My Dad's Orchid

Posted by
Elaine Hancock (Olney, United States) on 17 February 2018 in Plant & Nature.

This was one of the orchids that my father had in his greenhouse. Every February it blooms and I think of him.

"There are moments when time stands still. You hope it will wait for you."
Dorothea Lange

© Copyright 2019 Elaine Hancock, All Rights Reserved

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Elle est splendide cette orchidée de culture.
Re bonne journée Elaine

17 Feb 2018 6:32am

Martine from France

Magnifique orchidée avec de belles couleurs.

17 Feb 2018 6:36am

Michael Skorulski from Toronto, Canada

A beautiful floral image.

17 Feb 2018 7:14am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful and moving tribute .

17 Feb 2018 9:40am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


17 Feb 2018 9:41am

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

A beautiful reminder, lovely dark red colour.

17 Feb 2018 9:46am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Magnifique cette orchidée belle prise

17 Feb 2018 10:25am

Don from Spokane, United States

A well lighted, beautiful capture of this orchid. The greenhouse permits some interesting things growing.

17 Feb 2018 1:16pm

Lai Chan See from Singapore, Singapore


17 Feb 2018 2:04pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

beautifully focused and vibrant image

17 Feb 2018 2:24pm

Devi from Chennai, India

Beautiful blossom..what better way is there to pay a tribute !!! Wonderful !

17 Feb 2018 3:52pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Mervielleuse orchidéée quelle couleur quelle forme et finesse
Belle soirée

17 Feb 2018 5:16pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

It's a beauty. A fine way to remember him.

17 Feb 2018 7:28pm

franz from Baden, Austria

What a lovely flower, and what sweet memories it evokes ...

17 Feb 2018 9:15pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

It's marvelous. It looks like a tiny doll ...

17 Feb 2018 9:41pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Your father's nice work !

17 Feb 2018 11:14pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful focus, colors, lights & details!

18 Feb 2018 10:48am

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

A really gorgeous colour for this orchid! Very rare!

18 Feb 2018 1:59pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

a marvellous memento

28 Feb 2018 11:45am