Allamanda schottii

The Atlanta Botanical Garden in Gainesville is covered with many beautiful plants and flowers.  This variety is a plant native to Brasil which appears to do very well in the Georgia climate.  Most of the plants in the family Allamanda are vines but this one is a bush form which is commonly known as Bush Allamanda.

I love the beautiful yellow flowers which were covered with raindrops on this cloudy morning.  I think we will have to return to the Gainesville gardens often to see how things change as the year goes on.

Atlanta Botanical Garden
Gainesville, Georgia, USA

Nikon D7100
Vanguard Altra Pro 263 AT tripod
Tamron SP 16-300mm F/3.5-6.3 Di II VC
300mm @ f/8 – 1/400 sec – ISO 400

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Author: stgrundy

Photography is my way to capture and share the amazing beauty of God’s handiwork in the people and places that I experience every day. I focus mainly on nature and travel subjects but also do alot of event work for my church and the occasional wedding or portrait session. My residence is Roswell, Georgia – a northern suburb of Atlanta. I try to get around the Southeast as often as possible and would love to explore other parts of the USA and the rest of the world. Member of: Roswell Photographic Society Contributing artist: Getty Images

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