The flower I would al­ways like to have in my gar­den is…

Australian Women’s Weekly NZ - - End notes -

The Hi­malayan blue poppy, which I first saw grow­ing in the Ke­nai Penin­sula in Alaska. There is no blue like it, it is just so re­mark­able. I love how, at the end of the day, flow­ers close their petals like they are go­ing to sleep – the Hi­malayan blue poppy folds its petals but also droops, like it is hang­ing its head. I don’t think there is any­thing we make as hu­mans that is as beau­ti­ful or sim­ple as a flower.

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