The Colors of the Commons

Davis Garden

Monarch butterfly on Pentas flower at the Butterfly World attraction in Coconut Creek, Florida Plant with blue-violet flowers Flower meadow in Llano, Texas

Göteborg (Gothenburg), Västergötland, Sweden

It’s a nice passtime to browse the Flickrverse by using the custom settings advanced search has to offer: When searching The Commons, especially the many beautiful flower photos caught our eye.

Commons photos from Smithsonian Institution, State Library and Archives of Florida, George Eastman House, The U.S. National Archives, and Swedish National Heritage Board.

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Kay Kremerskothen

Kay is a Community Manager for Flickr and passionate about extraordinary photography. As an editor on Flickr Blog he loves to showcase the beauty and diversity of Flickr in his posts. When he's not blogging or making Flickr more awesome (in front of and behind the scenes), you can find him taking pictures with his beloved Nikon and iPhone, listening to Hans Zimmer's music or playing board games. | On Flickr you can find him at