Today's Flowers: Remembering Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps By SandyCarlson - June 07, 2009 Remembering D-Day.Today's Flowers Today's Flowers Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Comments irenet6:01 PMThe crinkly look of this flower reminds me of a skirt. Have a great week.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySusan at Stony River6:03 PMI love the colours and texture in this one. For years I've meant to go over to see the memorials and cemeteries in France and Belgium while the poppies are blooming; you've got me thinking again about just *doing* it, and booking that trip.Peace, Sandy--thanks for a beautiful post!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySquirrelQueen6:06 PMSo beautiful, what a lovely color. The texture does give it an interesting look.SQReplyDeleteRepliesReplyKerri Farley6:43 PMGorgeous!! Reminds me of the flowers we used to make with tissue paper.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown7:04 PMBeautiful color in that flower!! The center looks like a big hairy spider. :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLin Floyd7:13 PMwhat a fragile color-named pale coral? love that photo.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDigital Flower Pictures8:12 PMLovely flower. I have been trying to buy some of these these spring with no luck.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPaul8:26 PMwonderful pic My Dear Friend!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPacey8:40 PMIt does look like a paper, so delicate and so beautiful.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySandi McBride9:28 PMAh Poppy Day...thank you for the lovely flower portraitSandiReplyDeleteRepliesReplyVicky9:35 PMwow, dried poppy has its own beauty too.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyThis Is My Blog - fishing guy9:39 PMSandy: A beautiful capture and a fitting show for remembrance of D-Day.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplypenny10:03 PMIt wouldn't be Memorial Day without some splendid poppies. Thanks for this wonderful remembrance post, Sandy.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPERBS10:26 PMI saw some poppies the other day and meant to take some photos but something distracted me and I crossed the street and forgot about them. I will always remember the poppies we sold for the VA as a child.Now I have to go look up the field of poppies poem. . . I think it was so appropriate that our President was in France for V day.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLuiz Santilli Jr11:06 PMSandyLovely flower!Thanks for posting for TODAY´S FLOWERS.Hope you have a nice week!LuizReplyDeleteRepliesReply♥♥ Willa ♥♥11:22 PMwhat a pretty flower,Sandy. :)My Today's flower#3ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown11:32 PMA nice memorial.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPietro Brosio1:33 AMI like the soft color of that flower. Lovely image, Sandy!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMaggie May2:16 AMThe poppy is a definite reminder of D Day and the sacrifice of all servicemen at all times.It is also a beautiful flower and you have taken a magnificent photo!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyanthonynorth4:19 AMA beautiful flower. The poppy is the sign of our Remembrance Day, and in November millions of Brits pay to wear a mock one on their lapel to support the veterans and remember.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown4:27 AMWow The Flower Is So Beautiful !! Thanks For Sharing!!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyArija6:57 AMYour Poppy looks quite frivolous in her frilly skirts.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRegina 8:12 AMLovely!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyQuiet Paths10:09 AMWonderful image and color!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTom10:27 AMExcellent flower, and a very nice reminder to.... Thanks for the message..ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCheffie-Mom12:04 PMWhat a beautiful flower - love the color! enJOY your day!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyNessa12:22 PMYour photographs are always beautiful.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAscender Rises Above12:31 PMenjoying the way the edges curl inward.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLuiz Ramos5:13 PMBeautiful shot. Good remembrance.Luiz RamosReplyDeleteRepliesReplySan6:19 PMThat particular flower appears to be unfurling, like memories. How appropriate to the occasion, Sandy.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMojo9:29 PMI love how this looks faded... it's fitting. You know the old saying: "Old soldiers never die, they just fade away."ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown3:01 AMbow that's a very very beautiful flower. it looks like it's sad. perfect to commemorate d day.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPat - Arkansas9:08 PMWhat a beautiful, lovely color on this poppy. Wonderful photo. Thanks for sharing.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplystoryteller3:22 PMPerfect choice ...Although it's the 10th, I'm still pausing to remember ... just because.Hugs and blessings,ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment Thanks for being here.