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First Light:  Sun-drenched Datura

First Light: Sun-drenched Datura

Wow folks! I wasn’t ready to publish, but looks like these flowers wanted to come out and say, “HI!”
When a painting has that run-away hard-headed stubborness, I give it its rein and let it fly! I’ll do the same for this one!
This is for this week’s Wild Weekly’s Let’s Be Wild challenge!   Can you guess that this week’s subject is FLOWERS?!!!

Enjoy the runaway colors arranged with respect to a color wheel!

Looking up, I admire the alamanda.

Looking up, I admire the alamanda.

P1270499 sunchoke

MYSTERY FLOWER P1490451z

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Heliconia

MALINCHE P1410069 zzz

Called “Malinche” in Costa Rica, this is also called Royal Poinciana.

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Manzana de Agua or Water Apple has a puff of a blossom! Its delicate fruits are like a cross between an apple and a pear.

Lovingly called "Coralito" in Ecuador, this prolific climber graces many fences in the country.

Lovingly called “Coralito” in Ecuador, this prolific climber graces many fences in the country.

Weaning into the purples and blues, the lowly morning glory smiles in the early-morning sunlight!

Weaning into the purples and blues, the lowly morning glory smiles in the early-morning sunlight!

A vine that grows wild in the dry rain forest,  this transplant rewarded me for upgrading it to garden status!

A vine that grows stretches to the treetops in the dry rain forest, this transplant was quite happy to be upgraded to garden status!

From the coastal Pacific to the Highlands of Cuenca Ecuador, the bright colors of flowers brighten the scene.

From the coastal Pacific to the Highlands of Cuenca Ecuador, the bright colors of flowers brighten the scene.

From the Cuenca Flower Market (Ecuador)

From the Cuenca Flower Market (Ecuador)

More Flowers From Cuenca

More Flowers From Cuenca

Back to the Coast, we soften to pastels of the exotics.

Back to the Coast, we soften to pastels of the exotics.

The passionflower/maracuya is equally exotic.

The passionflower/maracuya is equally exotic.

FLOWER maracuya P1450244 pURPLE

I hope you enjoyed these high-spirited flowers that were quite impatient to say, “Howdy” to the world!

Please visit the Let’s Be Wild page and enjoy images of flowers from all over the world!

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