A poppy blossom on a trail near Porto Moniz in the west of Madeira, March 2.
Plants grow behind a little waterfall right on a hiking trail along a Levada (a small irrigation channel) in the center of Madeira Island, Portugal, Feb.28.
A rose hip at a vineyard near Eltville, some 50 kms (30 mls) east of Frankfurt, Oct. 24.
A little flower and a goose on the roof of the Chinese Garden in Frankfurt, Aug. 26.
(Sony Alpha 6000, SEL-50F18, 1/1000 sec, f 2.8, ISO160 – no color added or removed. It really was a very dull and gray day)
A plant grows up on a wall in Ebrach near Bamberg in northern Bavaria, Aug.2.
Some of the last poppy flowers blooming on a field in the north of Frankfurt, June 22.
Raindrops on a peony in a garden in Frankfurt, May 27.
Fern grows out of a crack in the red soil near Agulo in the north of La Gomera, Canary Islands, March 19.
(Nokia Lumia 1020)
Dog daisies (Leucanthemum vulgare) beside a hiking trail in a mountain area near Valle Gran Rey on La Gomera, Canary Islands, Spain, March 17.
(Nokia Lumia 1200)
The fallen inflorescence of an agave above the mountain village of El Cercado on La Gomera, Canary Islands, Spain, March 17.
(Taken with a Nokia 1200 phone)