13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Rose bud

My father was constantly chopping down our rose plant because it would invade our garden, but they would always grow back. One day in early fall, the buds began to bloom again, and I thought I'd take a picture.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2013
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Grand Prairie, Texas, United States of America
Camera: SLT-A33
Copyright: © Maria Belloti