Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens brings Monet's paintings to life. Dragonflies dance, frogs peep and harumph, turtles bask in the sun, and lotus blossoms bend their heads, the weight of their blossoms almost too much to bear.
Heat and humidity limited my wanderings today, but I still managed to snap 200 plus photos, trying to capture the elusive beauty. Sheer gorgeousness!
Minimal editing done, but I'd like to share a few...
A seed pod nearly at the end of its cycle; it has yet to become the brown dried husk we see in so many fall floral arrangements. This guy still has his seeds intact; they really do remind me of chocolate chip cookies!
P.S. And I just found these guys: