Flowers that bloom at night

There are flowers that only bloom at night.  (Isn’t God awesome?)  Here’s a very short clip of a night blooming water-lily.

‘Most people think flowers need sunlight to open—but not all do. For our upcoming National Geographic story, “Gardens By Night,” we researched night bloomers and assembled a list of ten specimens we hoped to photograph. Many of these open only one night a year. It’s all about patience and planning—and being in the right place at the right time.’

Read more here.  (And we know that it isn’t “luck” that they got such a good shot!)

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