I love how, even in its tightly coiled state, this peony bud hints at the exuberance and crazy, unorganized extravagance that’s to come. No symmetrical, mathematical order to this flower. At least not obviously. These photos were both taken in June a few years ago, after a light shower, in local park/public garden near the FG offices in Newtown, Connecticut.
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