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Hooded Seeds

By lifesnapper  
Hi all, and once again, thank you so much for your kind comments, Votes and mod's on my 'Deserted In Paradise' , very much appreciated. And this is just a thought, I wonder if there's a Travel Agents in Paradise ???
Anyway, just for a change, I'm uploading a Plant which I think is a Herb, as I spotted it in a Herb Garden in Rochester, but I'm not too sure really. Hopefully someone will be able to identify it for me Smile
Looks like I'll be starting to decorate the living Room this Weekend, so I could be even more hit and miss than I have been lately.Sad

All the best to all,

John Smile

Tags: Seeds Flowers and plants Herb garden

Voters: barbarahirst, ali63, NDODS and 31 more

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barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2013 6:14PM
Gosh......Don't recognize this one...
I love its colours and will have to wait and see if someone can identify it.

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NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2013 6:23PM
I only recognise this particular plant as a weed since I spend quite a lot of time pulling them out

Regards Nathan
mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1793 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2013 6:30PM
I wish I could identify it - that mix of pink and green is so beautiful.
Nice composition - not an easy plant to get a strong image from, I suspect, very regular up and down the stem.
2 Apr 2013 6:35PM
Thanks Barbara, and I guess none of those Weeds with the Seeds, had a name Tag attached Nathan? Smile
And yes you're right Moira, I never did achieve the dof that I REALLY wanted Smile
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
2 Apr 2013 6:44PM
I can't identify it either, but someone will know, I'm sure.
rayme330 5 17 1 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2013 7:15PM
Don't know the name, John but lovely image, with good use of dof.

Mrsbass 5 2 1 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2013 7:30PM
I really like the composition on this one John, they are very tall plants and difficult to photograph, Lovely colour, lighting and dof.
I understand they are called "Morning Candle" (I don't think they are edible)!
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2013 9:12PM
And cobwebs too
well done John,
have us all guessing!
paskinmj 8 11 1 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2013 9:17PM
Nice Dof.
woolybill1 Plus
11 22 70 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2013 9:17PM
No I.D. from me, of course; but i do like the mix and contrast of colours, a rather beautiful and I think unusual palette. a fine study of the shapes too.
Don't get too slapdash with the decorating Wink
Jasper87 Plus
7 1.9k 150 England
2 Apr 2013 9:56PM
Acanthus spinosus... or bear's breeches, John. Delicate colouring and sharp (literally) detail.

LynneJoyce Plus
9 20 99 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2013 7:08AM
Looks like 'Morning Candle' aka 'Bear's Breeches' technical name Acanthus Spinosus. You should be able to tell from the image here as it shows the leaves :-

Whatever, it is a beautifully composed image with gorgeous subtle colour.
CaroleS Plus
7 433 3 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2013 8:01AM
Definitely Acanthus John, I have a larger form of them at the back of a border. They do have lovely colour tones which you have captured so well.
3 Apr 2013 5:49PM
Wow! thanks all, not only one name but THREE! Any advances on that? Wink
7 Apr 2013 9:13PM
Lovely detail and dof .............nice capture.

13 May 2013 6:13PM
nice close-up...and an interesting portfolio too Grin

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