Our local botanical garden hosted an art in the garden event. These copper plates on posts really caught my eye. They were a unique, warm, metallic addition to an otherwise very organic vista.
In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: Shine
Swan Island Dahlias is a farm in Canby, Oregon that raises the most magnificent flowers. If you are in the area, you really must make a point to go visit in the late summer. Their annual Dahlia Festival just concluded, but the fields are still open for viewing. For some stunning photos and information about the festival, look here.