Morning Glow

white morning glow camellia flower

“Morning Glow” – A winter Camellia bloom.

“Flowers… are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

With winter’s cold spell comes my favorite flower–the Camellia. Its blooms originate in southeast Asia, but they have long been a favorite here in the Lowcountry as well. The Camellia pictured here is a “Morning Glow” Camellia japonica. I wanted to share this with you today as a reminder that there is beauty in every season, if we choose to see it.

Thanks for stopping by today! I’d love to hear your thoughts, so feel free to leave a comment below! 🙂

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10 Responses to Morning Glow

  1. Lovely and delicate. Beautifully done Erin.

  2. Absolutely beautiful!
    Couldn’t agree more about there being beauty in every season. Great shot.

  3. Jim Denham says:

    Indeed! Beauty for sure!

  4. Barbara says:

    What a beautiful flower! And a nice picture as well. Thanks for these little emails every day.

  5. b says:

    beauty…thank you!

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