Called 'O is for Orchid', this image of an orchid on a pale pink background comes from the A to Z project.
A tulip with vibrant red and yellow petals against a green foliage background.
Daffodils in full bloom provide a sure sign that spring had arrived. These daffodils were found in the small Apple Orchard at Buckler's Hard in the New Forest.
A poppy stands tall in a sea of wild flowers. This meadow of flowers can be found on the West Lawn at the Lost Gardens of Heligan.
An eye catching purple flower against the green background of the surrounding foliage.
A somewhat unusual title for an image perhaps, but this rather flat looking flower seemed to provide the perfect natural launch pad for the insect that was perched on it.
The West Lawn at the Lost Gardens of Heligan in Cornwall contains a beautiful meadow of wildflowers; this also turned out to be a beautiful spot for some portrait photography.
Lavender looking very vibrant in the bright sunlight.
Focusing on a single petal of this red rose gives a soft glow effect around the rest of the flower.
A close up of a vibrant pink rose covered in tiny water droplets.
A close up of a yellow rose flower set against a blue background.
This minimalist shot of a yellow flower against a white background was awarded Ephotozine's Readers Choice Award in 2004.
The yellow petals of this Freesia flower contrast with the dark black background.
A simple pink rose with a green background created by the out of focus leaves.
A close up of a lily flower with bright yellow petals.
The yellow petals of this Tulip flower contrast with the dark black background.
Sepia and grain have been applied to this image of a rose to give a vintage effect.