17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

Every summer I wait for the peonies to bloom. The first morning the buds open is a really beautiful moment. The layers of overlapping petals invites you in and reveals the wildlife that find solace in the flowers.

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Date Taken: 05.2019
Date Uploaded: 09.2019
Photo Location: Rochester Hills, Michigan, United States of America
Copyright: © Anthony Bogucki