Monday, April 13, 2009


According the the Merriam-Webster dictionary the definition for Wonder is 
"1. a cause for astonishment
2. the quality of exciting amazed admiration
3. rapt attention or astonishment at something awesomely mysterious or new to one's experience"

And this is exactly what I felt when I saw this beautiful flower pop up in my garden.
It's called a fritllaria meleagris, or Scarlet Bells
I call it a fairy skirt!

The geometric pattern just baffles my mind!
What a flashy show for such a small delicate flower. 
My reward for looking close. It speaks to my absolute conviction that ...

"Joy finds wonder everywhere!" ~ anonymous

Let's keep looking together :-)

1 comment:

Trish said...

Shelby, did you plant it? I want some!!!