Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Buds

I don't know what kind of plant this is, but its flowers seem to be just budding now. I saw it on the edge of the woods next to a vineyard parcel. The flower heads are stretching out toward the light, away from the shadows of the woods.

Then at a deadly pace, it came from outer space...

I'll have to check back in a few days to see what they look like once they've opened. Maybe then I'll be able to identify them. Of course, I'll need to find them again. Uh-oh.

7 comments:

  1. I don't know either, but if they grow into gigantic pods, don't go to sleep. BTW, that focus is wonderful.

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  2. Ivy.... very important for the bees and other critters that need nectar reserves for the winter.
    And I heartily agree with Stuart re: the focus!

    On the other hand.... could it have escaped from Futuroscope?

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  3. Focus/bokeh > great pic! I'm really enjoying your new camera, Walt. ;)

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  4. Hold your fire, Mr. Zulu, it may be an intelligent life form...

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  5. Oh nice shot Walt! Also like the pic of the week - jolly plump grapes!

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  6. stuart, I'll keep my eyes on them!

    tim, thanks. I'll go back and see if I can find them again.

    elgee, me too!

    kiwi, lol! I think his name was Sulu... ;)

    christine, thanks! Are you still taking that photo workshop where you posted photos online?

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    1. Hi Walt, still in the club, but I have not submitted many images this year. I will be out in the bay under the fleet week nonsense, so I should get some good snaps there. I really enjoy and admire your photos.

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