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Feb 5, 2021 6:01 PM CST
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Name: Elizabeth
Ann Arbor, Michigan (Zone 6a)
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A series of buds and blooms of the herbaceous peony 'Sagamore'. (Peony Garden, Nichols Arboretum)

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Here's the full frame shot from which the banner was taken.

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I post high resolution photos (nature, travel, and other subjects) on smugmug
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Feb 5, 2021 6:06 PM CST
Zone 5
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A complete and compact presentation of the Peony stages fitted onto the banner.
Feb 5, 2021 6:48 PM CST
Name: Rj
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
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Exquisite banner Elizabeth!
As Yogi Berra said, “It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future.”
Feb 5, 2021 7:41 PM CST
Name: SoCal
Orange County (Zone 10a)
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Beautiful banner! I love peonies.
Feb 5, 2021 10:36 PM CST
Name: Frenchy
Falls Church, VA (Zone 7b)
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Absolutely gorgeous banner Elizabeth! The peony is awesome! Lovey dubby
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Feb 6, 2021 1:09 AM CST
Name: Margie
NY (Zone 7a)
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Stunning - perfect in every way.
Observe, observe, observe
We are fortunate to "see" & appreciate nature in ways others are blind.
Feb 6, 2021 3:24 PM CST
Name: Laurie
southeast Nebraska (Zone 5b)
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Raindrops often make a beautiful picture exquisite! Great job, Elizabeth! Smiling
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