I love clematis. So, I took a chance and planted some at the base of a small, decorative windmill. (I say ‘took a chance’ because I am a first-time gardener and I have absolutely no idea if I’ve inherited my dad’s or grandfather’s green thumbs.) There were some days when I didn’t think it was going to survive much less produce, but still I tended it gently and patiently. And it grew.
It bloomed . . .
Captured with a Nikon D5600 with 18-55 mm lens and standard UV filter. No special lenses or filters – I was too shocked to see a bloom that I just grabbed the camera and started shooting for fear it would go away . . .