Saturday, May 2, 2009

Sunday Stills - Flowers & Plants

This week's Sunday Stills Challenge theme is Flowers & Plants. Check the link and comments for everyone's postings.
This week has been rainy, so I went to the archives for my shots:

Happy Sunday all!

42 comments:

Ed said...

Very nice, love the Lemon/Lime..:-)

Andrea Baker said...

Fabulous shots. Thank you for sharing.

CTG Ponies said...

Great pics! I really like the calla lily.

WhimsybyMari said...

The tree in the last shot is wonderful thanks for sharing

dibear said...

Love the Calla Lily, and the lemon. Nice shots.

Patty said...

J9: You are just getting better, girl! I love them all. Where was that big tree shot.

Carroll Baker said...

I love the lone little mushroom! All great shots!

Sherri said...

Great lemon-lime shot. Good job!

gigi said...

I love your archives! Especially the lime :)

J9 said...

Ed - Thanks! It was right after a rain shower in a neighbor's yard.

Andrea - Thanks!

CTG Ponies - Thanks! It was one of a series on that particular plant.

Mari - Thanks!

dibear - Thanks!

Patty - Thanks! The big tree is in Big Basin Redwood park, at the end of one of the trails.

Carroll - Thanks!

Sherri - Thanks!

gigi - Thanks!

iasa said...

For some reason the lily makes me want to cook an omlette, perhaps with mushrooms and lime.

I love the last shot of the tree with the bifurcated trunk.

J9 said...

Iasa - Oh, an omlette sounds yummy!

theegggather said...

Very interesting pics. Great ideas.

J9 said...

theeggather - Thanks!

allhorsestuff said...

WOW!
All are so fantastic!
The Lime or is a lemon? Very Cool-o!
Thanks for comin' by my place too!
KacyK

J9 said...

allhorsestuff - I'm pretty sure it was a lemon before being fully ripe.

Flo said...

Fabulous shots. I love the mushrooms :)

Mine's up over at my photo blog.

justwatching said...

Very nice! Good thing it was raining over there, otherwise we might have missed all these ;-)
Steffie

J9 said...

Flo - Thanks!

Steffi - Thanks! and I just wasn't motivated to go out in the rain!

~ Sara ~ said...

Well done, love the tree trunk shot!

J9 said...

Sara - Thanks!

prairierunner said...

Wonderful shots, all of them!!

Lacey Jo said...

Neat shots! I like how you have so many different subjects.

Gordon said...

I loved your post of flowers and plants!
But, there's a new whatzit, and you have no chance!
Come and test your wit, my dear.
If you get this you'll get a cheer.

Andrea said...

Wonderful shots...love the lime and the calla lily...great colour and clarity! :)

VioletSky said...

the lemon with fresh raindrops, lovely, and so fresh looking.

Kelly said...

The last photos is cool! Love it!

gtyyup said...

Great photos as usual!! But that tree is just amazing...my fav!

J9 said...

Prairie runner - Thanks!

Lacey Jo - Thanks!

Gordon - So you think you've stupmed me, we will have to see!

Andrea - Thanks!

Violet Sky - Thanks!

Kelly - Thanks!

gtyyup - Thanks!

Nuzzling Muzzles said...

Very cool trees.

Annette said...

All amazing shots. I would not have thought of toadstools! =)

Laughing Orca Ranch said...

That last one is my favorite. The tree is beckoning me to crawl into that crook. :)

Beautiful photos all.

~Lisa
New Mexico

Patches said...

Very cool! I like the tree trunk!

Far Side of Fifty said...

Very Nice, I have admired that tree before..it is so struggling on that hillside! The last tree trunk shot is very interesting:)

moresecretwhispers said...

i like your interesting take on this weeks challenege :)
the lemon is favourite
p.s where the muchrooms magic(?) :)

Si's blog said...

Great photos. You need to publish your own photo book.

wollreflections said...

Very nice captures! Good work!
:D
Nivin

Quinn said...

Like the lemon! (But I think I'm obligated to since I spent so much time writing about lemons on my blog last week ;D

J9 said...

Nuzzling Muzzles - thanks!

Annette - Thanks, I thought they were kind of cool when I stumbled across them.

Lisa - I do have another shot with my friend in that crook!

Patches - Thanks!

Far side of Fifty - Thanks, and you are right, I couldn't resist including it as it is one of my favorite shots!

moresecretwhispers - Thanks, and I didn't pick the shroom, so I have no clue exactly how magical it might be!

Si - Thanks, I'm working on it!

wollreflections - Thanks!

Quinn - I'm going to have to check out more of your blog!

Regular Guy said...

Like that last shot a lot. Your lemon/lime is also very good with the moisture on it. Great job.

Jen Mo said...

Great shots! Love the first one best!

Pete said...

Nice. Like the mushroom.