ultrachrome digital print on archival rag paper
limited edition of 24, signed and numbered
13 in x 19 in, unframed

I came upon this plant in a botanical garden on the island of St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. Though it was starting to rain, and I hesitated at first to take out my camera, the spectacular beauty of this particular specimen prevailed. Its lush details remind me of giant striped candy.