Attractive irises with unique color combination and interesting designs
Lilies, sky and cloud reflection,s and tree shadows create interesting patterns in the water
Blooming lilies with their pads covering the water at the The Highlands Biological Station, Nature Center, and Botanical Gardens, North Carolina
Water lilies at the The Highlands Biological Station, Nature Center, and Botanical Gardens, a public garden and nature sanctuary that showcases the diverse flora of the southern Appalachians in North Carolina
With reflection of clouds on the pond, it looks like the lilies are floating on them at Duke Gardens, Raleigh
An almost painting like image of lilies at Duke Gardens in Raleigh
The water lilies and reflections in a pond at Duke Gardens almost create a Monet-like image
In the summer, the fish pool at Duke Gardens is filled with hardy and tropical water lilies. One of the highlights is the Victoria water lily, with leaves up to 7 feet wide. In the pool, goldfish and koi are popular with visitors.
Lilies take up so much room on Bass Lake that these ducks have to squeeze in!
Water lilies break up the dark cloud reflections on Bass Lake
Water lilies cover portions of Bass Lake, near Blowing Rock, North Carolina
A spectrum of landscape layers – clouds, sky, trees, lilies, water and reflections – at Bass Lake, North Carolina
The rural countryside of Gujarat, India offers scenes like these – waterholes with lilies midst a dry landscape