Flowers

Lady Orchid

Orchis purpurea In a frost, a few days later all the plants were dead and brown, killed by the late cold spell. Lot Region, France.

Olive Orchard

Corn Poppies (Papaver rhoeas) flowering in an olive orchard. Bouches-du-Rhône, France.

Alpine Asters

Alpine Asters (Aster alpinus) flowering in a meadow near Comus in the French Pyrenees.

Corn Poppy

Corn Poppy (Papaver rhoeas) On a patch of disturbed ground a single poppy was flowering amongst a mass of chamomile.