Sunday, September 21, 2008

Today's Flowers - Post 83

Rose "John F. Kennedy"

A rose in my garden. The bush is currently blooming for the third time this year.
Today's Flowers is a weekly Meme created by Luiz Santilli, Jr. and may be found here. Please visit to see others' lovely flower photos. If you have a flower photo of your own to share, please join us.

50 comments:

Abraham Lincoln said...

Wow. What an inspirational photographer you are. Really nice.

I have mine up at Canon Pixels. I hope you can see it if you have the time.

Luiz Ramos said...

I´ve repeated Rose is beautiful. That one is so gentle.

Sherry said...

What a gorgeous, soft color! It's beautiful.

shutterhappyjenn said...

I love how the petals looked like. Great shot on this!

My flower for today is posted here. Please take a look if you have time. Have a great week ahead!

Rhea said...

Gorgeous, smooth rose! Nice photo!

Leora said...

Lovely! I would have named such a pretty flower for Jackie O.

Denise said...

Hi, Pat
Your garden produces beautiful roses, good work and congratulations on beautiful post. I thank you for sharing.
hugs, Denise

dulce said...

So beautiful and delicate!

dot said...

I have heard of the rose but never seen one. It's a beauty! Excellent capture!

Country Girl said...

Pat, this is quite a nice offering for Today's Flowers this week. I truly love this one!

ellen b said...

Beautiful rose. I love the names that have been given to roses.

Louise said...

This is a breathtaking photo. So soft and perfect.

guild-rez said...

What a wonderful rose and a beautiful picture.
-Cheers from Canada.
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Where flowers bloom so does hope.
- Lady Bird Johnson,
Public Roads: Where Flowers Bloom

Paz said...

What a beautiful rose in your garden. Thanks for sharing it with us.

Paz

Lizete Vicari said...

Linda rosa, quase sinto seu aroma.
Um abra├žo. Lizete

Annie said...

ah, what beautiful rose! I can almost smell the perfume!

Annie

rhymeswithplague said...

A really beautiful rose!

Carletta said...

Really gorgeous! I like the furls -so delicate - and the pale coloring.
Well done.

Norm said...

lovely and beautiful rose! great capture. By the way thanks for telling me the name of my flower..hyacinths..take care..

Day4plus said...

A beautiful and sweet rose. MB

Sara Chapman said...

I love your work. This is one beautiful photo. Thanks for an exquisite flower. Bet it smelled great, too!

antigoni said...

Very nice photo. Isn't rose the most beautiful flower?

krisuh said...

Wonderful rose and so delicate colour. Great photo!

April said...

Such a delicate and beautiful rose! I think it must gets lots of care to have it blooming for the third time this year. Wonderful photo!

Gallicissa said...

A Beautiful Rose.
Interesting name too.

PERBS said...

Beautiful rose -- wonderful Presidential specimen.

Come and see mine -- my first entry.

Paulie/PERBS

ilanadavita said...

That's a very pretty picture.

Reader Wil said...

I love this peachy colour of your rose! you´ve taken a lovely picture!

Marcos Santos said...

Very inspiring.

Beautiful rose.

RuneE said...

That was a beautiful rode with a very fitting name!

mrsnesbitt said...

Wow! Roses always lift the spirits.

Yen said...

Beautiful flower! Love the petals too:) My first time to join with this Meme! I hope you can drop by! Mine is here. Happy TF!~

mirage2g said...

I have difficulty presenting a rose in a photograph, yours seem so pretty!!! Great job!

Visiting from ViennaDaily, thanks for your comment! Have a nice week!

Your EG Tour Guide said...

Any rose that blooms three times is very special indeed!

fishing guy said...

Pat: What great colors on the rose bud.

Quiet Paths said...

The only word I have for this bloom is "exquisite". What a delicate color. And to think you get to enjoy it three times a year!

Hildegarde said...

Rose bushes in the garden give so much fun, esp. when blooming three (!) times.

Dick said...

Oh it's a beauty, wonderful photo.

Tommy v said...

great flower

Craver Vii said...

Those rose petals have always fascinated me. Somewhat firm, yet fragile and tender. It is sweet and simple with the plain background.

Maria said...

What an elegant rose! Great!

JC said...

Lovely rose. Thanks for sharing it.

Luiz Santilli Jr said...

Marvelous roses!

thanks for post in TODAY'S FLOWERS!

Santilli

Jeannelle said...

You've captured this rose bloom just perfectly, Pat!

Old Wom Tigley said...

Well this is a beautiful rose for sure Pat...and you have caught it's beauty to perfection Pat.

afeatheradrift said...

You have truly outdone yourself again Pat. Your photos are lovely indeed, and this is one of the best.

marina said...

Awesome shot! I love roses!

Hilary said...

Wow.. it makes me want to reach out and touch it.

david mcmahon said...

Beautiful shot, Pat. I've got a JFK in my garden as well.

Dar's Foto Faze said...

Beautiful rose, great shot.