Nanton Hollyhocks

Hollyhocks are, next to sunflowers, the toughest and most resilient of plants. These were growing and blooming in a back alley in Nanton last summer.  They were up against a white brick wall growing in hard-packed sand and gravel.  I’m sure nobody watered them or gave them a moment of TLC, yet there they were. Such resourcefulness and optimism should be rewarded, so here’s a portrait to commemorate them!

If you’d like to own this original watercolour, email Gena with your bid today! gena03@telusplanet.net Minimum bid $100 (plus gst and shipping). First bid, or highest bid wins the painting.

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