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Ballego's Glory Dahlia

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 29 December 2016 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

A colorful Ballego's Glory dahlia spotted so late in the season, yet so vibrant and fresh.

Spotted on Mackinac Island on October 3, 2016.

NIKON D7000 1/180 second F/6.7 ISO 200 50 mm

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B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Beautiful all tipped in gold.

29 Dec 2016 5:38am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

This color is hot. Stunning. Sunny.

29 Dec 2016 6:21am

Claudine/canelle from Lorient, France

J'adore ce dalhia ..vivement sa prochaine floraison
Bonne journée à toi

29 Dec 2016 6:31am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Superbe, ce sont des couleurs que j'aime. )

29 Dec 2016 6:56am

Tomek from Poznań, Poland

What a wonderful flower.

29 Dec 2016 7:09am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Great ! Well done !

29 Dec 2016 8:18am

martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium


29 Dec 2016 8:57am

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain


29 Dec 2016 9:37am

Martine from France

Magnifiques couleurs !

29 Dec 2016 9:51am

Etsu from Kyoto, Japan

Beautiful flower. Wonderful colors.

29 Dec 2016 10:18am

Frances from Boston, United States

Just the right image to admire on a very cold morning in winter. Superb image Steven.

29 Dec 2016 10:36am

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful frame, focus, details, colors & lights!
Lovely !!!!

29 Dec 2016 10:43am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful close up !!

29 Dec 2016 10:46am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

a beautiful symmetrical burst of colour

29 Dec 2016 11:25am

Rick from Toronto, Canada

A perfectly sunlit example of this planet's incredible beauty !

29 Dec 2016 2:29pm

Devi from Chennai, India

Beautiful gold and red.. ... almost like a piece of jewelry..you can have it as a brooch...or wear it on your ears ;))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

29 Dec 2016 2:44pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Very beautiful !

29 Dec 2016 4:16pm

Don from Spokane, United States

I'm glad you spotted this great looking blossom. I like it shape and nice colors very much.

29 Dec 2016 4:17pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Magnificent capture. Beautiful flower and amazing details and colours. :)

29 Dec 2016 4:38pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

WOW! The colors and shape are stunning

29 Dec 2016 5:00pm

normandy50 from tourlaville, France

encore quelques mois de patience pour les revoir ces dahlias .... bonne soirée Steven

29 Dec 2016 6:26pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Great shot!

29 Dec 2016 6:48pm

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran


29 Dec 2016 9:27pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A gorgeous shot with those fabulous colors.

29 Dec 2016 10:43pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

lovely, but it looks awfully familiar

30 Dec 2016 1:39am

@Harry: To what? This?

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

Absolutely gorgeous.

30 Dec 2016 3:22am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle belle fleur quel bouton coloré fantasitque iamge.

30 Dec 2016 8:02am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

oh trop bien

30 Dec 2016 9:15am

maximage from Mase, Switzerland

Beautiful flower and wonderful colors.!

30 Dec 2016 9:18am

wcamille (Wallace) from Burlington, Canada

Wonderful colours.. Well done!!

30 Dec 2016 11:39am

Remus from Portugal

Another beautiful dahlia.
I think the colors and the lighting were fantastic.
Well done!

30 Dec 2016 3:15pm

Francisco Romero from Leon, Spain

Beautiful image with such intense colors. I wish you a great new year.

31 Dec 2016 10:13am

omid from mashhad, Iran

Happy♪ ♫ • * ¨ * •. ¸ ¸ ¸ ¸. • * ¨ * • New♫ ♪ ♫ • * ¨ * •. ¸ ¸ ¸ ¸. • * ¨ * • Year ❷⓪❶❼ ♫ ♪¸ ¸ ¸ ¸. • * ¨ *

1 Jan 2017 6:34am

Lilly and Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Wishing You and Yours a Safe and Happy 2017, Steven.

1 Jan 2017 7:00am

Carol from Leamington, Canada

HAPPY NEW YEAR to you and yours, Steven.... wishing you all the best for 2017!!

1 Jan 2017 6:38pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Happy New Year, Steven! All the best in 2017.

1 Jan 2017 7:40pm

yo from Ile de France, France

Un dahlia éblouissant !
Happy New Year Steven !

1 Jan 2017 9:14pm

fereshteh. from Iran

Lovely colors.

5 Jan 2017 6:25pm

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