Here’s a picture of an iceberg rose taken from a different angle and in entirely different light compared to the one from a couple of months ago. It’s also in a later stage of blooming. You’d barely even know they were the same flower, but they are. In fact, it’s the exact same rose hedge about a hundred yards from my house.

May 17, 2017 — Irvine, California

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