15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

This paddle plant (Kalanchoe tetraphylla) stole the show in a beautiful potted arrangement in a local garden. Each leaf looked like it was individually brushed with a deep red paint on the tip.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2017
Date Uploaded: 10.2017
Photo Location: Blacksburg, Virginia, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T5i
Copyright: © Cole Thrift