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"Flowers" across the Commons....

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ninakuriloff says:

Please post your favorite images of flowers from the Commons institutions. :)

View of red flowers

View of red flowers by The Field Museum Library

The Field Museum Library



Sunflowers
Sunflowers by The U.S. National Archives

The U.S. National Archives



Flower
Flower by The U.S. National Archives

The U.S. National Archives



Victoria regia, water lily
Victoria regia, water lily by The Field Museum Library

The Field Museum Library



Plant with blue-violet flowers
Plant with blue-violet flowers by George Eastman House

George Eastman House



View of flowers at the Heathcote Botanical Gardens: Fort Pierce, Florida
View of flowers at the Heathcote Botanical Gardens: Fort Pierce, Florida by State Library and Archives of Florida

State Library and Archives of Florida



Close up view of orchid at the Fairchild Tropical Garden in Miami, Florida
Close up view of orchid at the Fairchild Tropical Garden in Miami, Florida by State Library and Archives of Florida

State Library and Archives of Florida
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pennylrichardsca (now at ipernity) is a group moderator pennylrichardsca (now at ipernity) says:

Woman standing in a flowering bush, from the GEH:

Woman standing in flowering bush by George Eastman House


A flowering meadow in Texas, from the US National Archives:
Flower meadow in Llano, Texas by The U.S. National Archives


Australian waratahs, from the Powerhouse:
Australian waratahs by Powerhouse Museum Collection


But my favorite flowers in the Commons are the flower fairies in the Field collection:
Girl in flower costume by The Field Museum Library

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ninakuriloff says:

Pink lilies

Pink lilies by George Eastman House

George Eastman House



Hibiscus
Hibiscus by George Eastman House

George Eastman House



Prickly Pear Cactus Blossoms, 05/1972
Prickly Pear Cactus Blossoms, 05/1972 by The U.S. National Archives

The U.S. National Archives



Fishhook Cactus Blossoms, 05/1972
Fishhook Cactus Blossoms, 05/1972 by The U.S. National Archives

The U.S. National Archives
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ninakuriloff says:

Alpine Aster 08/1973

Alpine Aster 08/1973 by The U.S. National Archives

The U.S. National Archives


Orchid
Orchid by George Eastman House

George Eastman House



Lotus flower beds
Lotus flower beds by The Field Museum Library

The Field Museum Library



Vase avec bouquet
Vase avec bouquet by bibliothequedetoulouse

Bibliothèque de Toulouse




[Sunflower plants] (LOC)
[Sunflower plants]  (LOC) by The Library of Congress

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ninakuriloff says:

Close-up view of flowers at Maclay Gardens State Park: Tallahassee, Florida

Close-up view of flowers at Maclay Gardens State Park: Tallahassee, Florida by State Library and Archives of Florida

State Library and Archives of Florida



Close-up view of a lotus at the Cypress Gardens theme park in Winter Haven, Florida
Close-up view of a lotus at the Cypress Gardens theme park in Winter Haven, Florida by State Library and Archives of Florida

State Library and Archives of Florida



In a daisy field on the morning of Children's Day (LOC)
In a daisy field on the morning of Children's Day (LOC) by The Library of Congress

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Eric Hunt. says:

You can thank me for the majority of these shots - I tagged them all 'Flower' =)

Still hoping a natural history museum with a treasure trove of flowers joins the Commons! *smile*
61 months ago (permalink)

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ninakuriloff says:

Thank you for tagging most of the shots in this thread!

Yes, it is wonderful to see many photographs of flowers!
61 months ago (permalink)

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ninakuriloff says:

Flowers

Flowers by The U.S. National Archives

The U.S. National Archives



Cactus Flower Along Devil's Backbone
Cactus Flower Along Devil's Backbone Ranch Road #12 by The U.S. National Archives

The U.S. National Archives



Texas -- Lake Buchanan
Texas -- Lake Buchanan by The U.S. National Archives

The U.S. National Archives




Rhododendrons-Golden Gate Park-San Francisco, California
Rhododendrons-Golden Gate Park-San Francisco, California by OSU Special Collections & Archives : Commons

Oregon State University Archives
61 months ago (permalink)

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Eric Hunt. says:

Flowers, trees and scenes

Flowers, trees and scenes by The Field Museum Library
The Field Museum Library

Lotus flower beds
(Misidentified, these are Water Lily/Nymphaea flowers)
Lotus flower beds by The Field Museum Library
The Field Museum Library

Aloe plants
Aloe plants by The Field Museum Library
The Field Museum Library
61 months ago (permalink)

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ninakuriloff says:

Girl with Carnations

Girl with Carnations by George Eastman House

George Eastman House
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Eric Hunt. says:

Flowered violin

Flowered violin by Bergen Public Library
Bergen Public Library

[Nina and Edvard by the piano]
[Nina and Edvard by the piano] by Bergen Public Library
Bergen Public Library
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ninakuriloff says:

The flowered violin is humorous!
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ninakuriloff says:

Ruth St. Denis in Radha.

Ruth St. Denis in Radha. by New York Public Library

New York Public Library



Ruth St. Denis in Radha.
Ruth St. Denis in Radha. by New York Public Library

New York Public Library
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Eric Hunt. says:

Victoria regia, water lily

Victoria regia, water lily by The Field Museum Library
The Field Museum Library

Cannonball tree
Cannonball tree by The Field Museum Library
The Field Museum Library

Thunbergergia(sic) on trellis at Park Hotel
Thunbergergia on trellis at Park Hotel by The Field Museum Library
The Field Museum Library
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ninakuriloff says:

Columbine in Water Canyon, 05/1972

Columbine in Water Canyon, 05/1972 by The U.S. National Archives

The U.S. National Archives




Columbine in Water Canyon, 05/1972
Locoweed, 05/1972 by The U.S. National Archives

The U.S. National Archives




Wildflowers Bloom in the Semi-Arid Range Land of Piceance Basin, 07/1973
Wildflowers Bloom in the Semi-Arid Range Land of Piceance Basin, 07/1973 by The U.S. National Archives

The U.S. National Archives



Orchid
Orchid by George Eastman House

George Eastman House
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ninakuriloff says:

Pink roses in a vase

Pink roses in vase by George Eastman House

George Eastman House
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ninakuriloff says:

Anemones

Anemones by LlGC ~ NLW

LlGC ~ NLW
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ninakuriloff says:

Bouquet of flowers in a glass bottle

Bouquet of flowers in a glass bottle by The Field Museum Library

Field Museum Library
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ninakuriloff says:

Lotus, Kamakura

Lotus, Kamakura by OSU Special Collections & Archives : Commons

Oregon State University Archives
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Eric Hunt. says:

Northern Buttercups, Very Common Wildflower Found Along the Entire Route in Alpine and Arctic Areas 08/1973

Northern Buttercups, Very Common Wildflower Found Along the Entire Route in Alpine and Arctic Areas 08/1973 by The U.S. National Archives

The US National Archives
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ninakuriloff says:

That's a lovely image of buttercups!
:)
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ninakuriloff says:

Göteborg (Gothenburg), Västergötland, Sweden

Göteborg (Gothenburg), Västergötland, Sweden by Swedish National Heritage Board

Swedish National Heritage Board
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ninakuriloff says:

Unidentified road, probably Los Angeles, California. (LOC)

Kimberly Crest," John Alfred Kimberly house, 1325 Prospect Drive, Redlands, California. (LOC) by The Library of Congress




"Senuelo," Edward Ditmars Wetmore house, 1050 Channel Drive, Montecito, California. (LOC)
"Senuelo," Edward Ditmars Wetmore house, 1050 Channel Drive, Montecito, California. (LOC) by The Library of Congress




Michael Cochrane Armour house, 962 Linda Vista Avenue, Pasadena, California. (LOC)
[Michael Cochrane Armour house, 962 Linda Vista Avenue, Pasadena, California. (LOC)]
Michael Cochrane Armour house, 962 Linda Vista Avenue, Pasadena, California. (LOC) by The Library of Congress

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ninakuriloff says:

["The Steppingstones," Annie May Hegeman house, Art Village, Southampton, New York. (LOC)

["The Steppingstones," Annie May Hegeman house, Art Village, Southampton, New York. (LOC) by The Library of Congress




["The Fens," Lorenzo Easton Woodhouse house, Huntting Lane, East Hampton, New York. (LOC)
["The Fens," Lorenzo Easton Woodhouse house, Huntting Lane, East Hampton, New York. (LOC) by The Library of Congress




["Armsea Hall," Charles Frederick Hoffman Jr. house, Narragansett Bay, Newport, Rhode Island. (LOC)
["Armsea Hall," Charles Frederick Hoffman Jr. house, Narragansett Bay, Newport, Rhode Island. (LOC) by The Library of Congress

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