Even though I know you can buy these plants to have on your patio in the summer, whenever I see a hibiscus my mind wanders off to tropical areas. I see islands or Florida, beaches and palm trees, and the ocean. So it came as a surprise to me when I found this plant still blooming happily in the early fall last year in one of my favorite local parks.
To me they will forever be the flower to place behind the ear and enjoy the sand and surf…hopefully with a drink with an umbrella in it. Or as I once said to a bartender in Jamaica, “Another pina colada and add some extra colada, please” They knew exactly what I meant 😉
F6.3 – 1/100 – ISO500 – 100mm – Canon 5D
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