These are from a month ago, but they're still winners in my books.
Stepping back a bit.
After a big rain.
Not all the petals got showered to the ground.
And the last one. Hope you enjoyed the show!
Now, of course, the white peony is busy preparing for next year, as is the red one. I'm really pleased with the shots this year, and some may be contenders for image of the year, but no one of them stood out like that shot from last year.