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The beautiful Botanic Gardens in Denver offer a feast for the eyes and photographer. This Hibiscus brings back memories of the vegetation and flowers that were abundant where I grew up in Southern California.

"Hibiscus" 7" x 5" oil ©2002 Deborah Rae Nelson