This is a shot of "Antique Rose" (complete with ant) as it bloomed for its first year in my garden. Photo taken June 2007.
A close-up shot of "Antique Rose" - truly a beautiful cultivar. Photo taken June 2007.
Photo Courtesy of Solaris Farms
Photo courtesy of Dune Lane Nursery, Photographer Mike Britton
Backlighted by the morning sun
The pure beauty of this bloom continues to astound me every year.
a partial side shot that shows the better 'innards' detail
Antique Rose in morning rain