Jul 25, 2009

Memorial Day Reprise



Siberian Iris (spider web).


The edible nasturtium from the watercress family.


Cactus bud macro.


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29 comments:

Snap said...

All of these are beautiful ... the iris (love the purple), nasturtium (love the orange), and the cactus bud ... wonderful!

Cloudia said...

My dear Iris!
So lovely;
and you may cast nasturtiums my way anytime.

Aloha
Comfort Spiral

MzzLily said...

Thank you for the iris! I wish they would bloom all summer. I miss them.

MonikaRose said...

wow, what beautiful flowers, love the colors, I do not see those here is Aussie Land. thanks cya MoniakROse

Gemel said...

Stunning as always.........

PA_Shutterbug said...

Your flower photographs are all lovely. The purple and orange colors are beautiful. I want to reach out and touch the orange petals.

Julie said...

Your images are so crystal sharp... stunning!

Denise said...

Wonderful series of flowers. Thank you so much for sharing them.

VALKYRIEN said...

Simply wonderful series of flowers! But that last one took my breath away! Great macro shot!

Tulip said...

gorgeous collections of beautiful flowers.

i beati said...

wonderful just wonderful Sandy

Pacey said...

Great macros and they are all beautiful...Happy week ahead!

Regina said...

Amazing!

Syaa_Fiqq said...

Beautiful photos. I love the cactus bud shot, so detail. Well done my friend..

mj said...

These photos, the moist and vibrant colors, reminded me of the Pacific Northwest. It's that moisture and dampness that helps to makes growth so brilliant.

mimi said...

PRETTY FLOWERS.

Betsy from Tennessee said...

Mark, We have the Siberian Irises also---but they are LONG gone here... SO pretty---all of your blooms.
Betsy

guild-rez said...

Beautiful flowers and great pictures!!
I add nasturtium flowers to my salads, looks and tastes great.

Tammie Lee said...

Each of these is vibrant and clear! Gorgeous.

Spirithelpers

Pat - Arkansas said...

Wonderful shots! Love all of them, but especially the nasturtium! Your macro of the cactus buds is awesome. Thanks for sharing your photos.

Digital Flower Pictures said...

Love the Cactus. I love Long Island so I was happy to check out your blog.

nonizamboni said...

Very nice summer assortment. And now I know why nasturtium flowers are so delicious.
Happy Monday!

The Laughing Idiot said...

These are all lovely, but the cactus bud is my favorite. It took me by surprise as I scrolled down - it's captivating.

I'd love to see you at my blog: Picture This . . .

Lori Skoog said...

There is not much more to say. These shots are off the charts!

Tricia said...

Fantabulously bright colors!

Annie said...

ooh..that nasturtium is certainly very edible...what an incredible shot!

And the iris is wonderful also..one of my favorite flowers actually!

Ashley said...

These are great shots of flowers, very beautiful and with a great composition! I especially love the first shot! Great job.

Beate said...

Beautiful!

Lisa at Greenbow said...

I hope you won't mind if I paint your cactus bud. It just makes my heart sing.