You are looking at my first ever straw flower growing from seeds in a container. I bought the package for a dollar, at the Dollar Store, and just planted the seeds.
Heart of a Straw Flower
Gardening and photography are the greatest stress reliever for me. I can that simple tingling joy watching the flower grows and capture its beauty.
Face of a White Straw Flower
Macro shots always bring such amazement details into focus. I love the heart of every flower that I have seen. The heart of this white straw flower is no different; it is such a remarkable structure to see.
~~Life is made up, not of great sacrifices or duties, but of little things, in which smiles and kindness, and small obligations given habitually, are what preserve the heart and secure comfort.~~Humphry Davy