The garden can a rich and varied source of botanical watercolour subjects. These perennial woodland flowers are not always perfect specimens but their semi-broken state adds a contemporary feel to their a bright and cheerful appearance on the garden landscape.
|Coloured Pencil Painting of a Wildflower : Contemporary Botanicals|
But not for long, as those pretty yellow petals drop as soon as they are fully open, to leave their wiry-looking, red balls of fruit...ready to cling on to an unsuspecting passing animal or person who helps it re-seed.
They can keep flowering for several months, so their joyful presence can be enjoyed over and over again.