Wildflowers bloom in absolute freedom. They have an intrinsic beauty hard to describe.
In contrast to cultivated flowers , they are usually small, very discrete and you have to literally double over to view them.
These beautiful ever smiling flowers of the aster family bloom in the Himalayas. Like Sunflowers they gaze at the Sun and smile.
Violet Dandelion or Lactuca macrorhiza ( scientific) synonym Cicerbita macrorhiza
They bring to life a torrent of memories of my Aunt Sarla , my protective angel during the darkest days of my life.
Discretely they adorn the Himalayan hills of Mussoorie winning the hearts of all who bend down and gaze at them.