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Passiflora (時計草 tokeisō)

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One of the few plants that I have grown from a clipping. A wonder indeed!

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“I remember him with a dark passionflower in his hand, looking at it as no one has ever looked at such a flower, though they might look from the twilight of day until the twilight of night, for a whole life long.”

― Jorge Luis Borges, Ficciones

A series from the first bloom in 2011 below :

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I’d built a flower press along the way, believe this was 2012.

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DSCN5398 edit 3bThe second to last photo after hundreds taken with help in lighting by my wife. This was taken a hour after dusk, uncertain how long before they wilt by morning.

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One response

  1. Great quote from House of Cards that am watching this evening : “Imagination is its own form of courage” Frank Underwood

    August 10, 2015 at 9:05 pm

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