Asters and Goldenrod

It is late summer along the Holland River and the purple asters have taken over from the white daisies.  They’re especially striking amongst the tall yellow goldenrod.

Field of Flowers

The riverbank is an expanse of green with flowers appearing amongst the tall weeds.  The white asters seem the best at making themselves visible amidst the rest of their environment.  I headed off the path to get this swathe of flowers.  Soon, I’m expecting the balsam to take over and, in the way the dame’s …

Rainy Asters

We’ve had rain on and off for a few weeks.  The white asters are starting to pop up and I found these large ones with dots of rain on their petals after a morning shower.