Friday, June 13, 2014

Behold the Awesome Peony

The-Peony-and-its-Helpers
As I photographed this flower bud, two ants seemingly appeared out of nowhere working rapidly before my eyes - their job, helping to open up the peony like the blossom pictured below.

The-Beautiful-Peony


4 comments:

Alexa said...

All the shots I've taken of the peonies in the Brooklyn Botanic, and I never knew that's what those ants were doing. Thanks!

Thérèse said...

So nice... the ants like the wax coating too...

maryaustria said...

Wonderful shots! This blossom is gorgeous!

Kitty said...

wow.
Nature is truly incredible. Nice catch.