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Sweet Pea

By Brilane
I took this photograph just as it started to rain, if you look closely you are able to make out a few minute rainspots. Luckily the blooms survived the rainstorm well, and I was able to gather a nice bouquet so that I can enjoy their fragrance indoors, whilst watching the rain outside.
Thankyou all for your previous interest, and I hope that you enjoy this picture.
Brian.

Tags: Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Grandiflora Old fashioned Sweet pea

Voters: Andree_Borrel, JimV, GlenD and 39 more

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cracking image, just sound

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JimV 10 6 3 Canada
19 Jun 2007 5:00AM
Have never seen sweet peas looking better, this is a fantastic close-up Brian and, once again, you have achieved a great 3D effect, excellent!
Rgds., Jim
GlenD 9 United States
19 Jun 2007 6:21AM
What a lovely burst of colour coming out of that green Brian. Lovely shot
Glen
JudeC 9 6 3 England
19 Jun 2007 6:33AM
This is a lovely picture, I love sweet peas, you can almost smell them.
ChristineL 11 39 United Kingdom
19 Jun 2007 7:19AM
Beautiful colours and lovely detail Brian, I love Sweet peas,
Chris.
19 Jun 2007 7:19AM
Lovely shot. Well taken.

Alison
DolphinLady 10 54 1 Wales
19 Jun 2007 7:25AM
So lifelike Brian.
Beautiful colours & so much detail.
As soon as I opened up the thumbnail my reaction was....wow, I can almost smell them.
Many more pics to come I hope...
HilarySmile
Barbaraj 9 450 England
19 Jun 2007 8:19AM
I await mine to bloom. One flower has opened and there are more to come. A wonderful burst of colour.
User_Removed 12 386 2 United Kingdom
19 Jun 2007 8:44AM
A wonderful capture, excellent detail and beautiful colours.
dianah 10 24.5k 4 United Kingdom
19 Jun 2007 10:45AM
This is so natural Brian..wonderful colours and exquisite detail.
Di
19 Jun 2007 10:50AM
Superb,
Fred.
franken Plus
13 3.9k 4 Wales
19 Jun 2007 10:55AM
Simply beautiful!

Ken
mrswoolybill Plus
9 949 1479 United Kingdom
19 Jun 2007 1:42PM
Absolutely beautiful, I can almost smell them.
Moira
piccy 10 8 Wales
19 Jun 2007 1:42PM
Good colours.
Freda
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
19 Jun 2007 1:59PM
Good combination of colours here.
Mick.
Herge88 Plus
9 40 4 England
19 Jun 2007 3:27PM
Lovely colour and detail.

Best Matt
GeorgeRusky 10 1 4
19 Jun 2007 6:20PM
Lovely image.
Good colors and composition.
Sharp and well developed.
Thank you for your comments.
George.
KevinMW 10 14 Wales
19 Jun 2007 10:35PM
Great shot Brian. Lovely pastel colours and I bet the fragrance is wonderfull.

Kevin
20 Jun 2007 12:45AM
Nice clear colourful shot Brian. One of my late mother-in-law's favourite flowers. She would have loved this shot.

Stuart
Mavis Plus
14 143 2 England
20 Jun 2007 6:29AM
Lovely blooms Brian. I was given a bunch by a young man when I was 15 so have always had a soft spot for them. Glad you were able to cut them as I'm sure you know the more you cut the more they grow xxx
jaspernina 9 1.0k Wales
20 Jun 2007 9:19AM
Great image with lovely detail.
Thanks
Stephen
graceland 11 2.5k 2 United Kingdom
20 Jun 2007 1:48PM
Bet they smell nice as well as looking good
AlanBW 10 20 England
20 Jun 2007 1:59PM
Delicate and colourful, fine image Brian
20 Jun 2007 3:01PM
Outstanding Brian!! Simply wonderful!

I can smell them all the way over here!!

Jenn
bunbeam 10 2 United Kingdom
20 Jun 2007 4:43PM
wonderful image.. beautiful colours and details
bunSmile
Great combination of colours. Lovely shot. I like it. JNC
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
20 Jun 2007 8:42PM
These are wonderful. I envy you the fragrance, mine have just started.
looboss 9 3.1k 7 United Kingdom
20 Jun 2007 9:20PM
have number 30 on me! well worth it.
Hop-A-Long 9 52 England
20 Jun 2007 10:47PM
Lovely colours. I can almost smell them.
Andy
glazzaro 11 70 23 United States
21 Jun 2007 12:29AM
They play well together, good detail and color, Spot on! Click!!!

Greg
panda 12 5 1 England
21 Jun 2007 5:21PM
Beautiful image, so nicely composed, and gorgeous colours.

Phil
21 Jun 2007 5:26PM
Superb sweet pea, and two beautiful colours. The rain droplets are just visible...
Patsy
chrissd Plus
10 304 United Kingdom
22 Jun 2007 5:41AM
beautiful image, top shot
chris
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
24 Jun 2007 10:47PM
Nice image. The colours work well off of one another.
Brian.
25 Jun 2007 6:52AM
what fab colours and detail
well taken shot
25 Jun 2007 1:49PM
Superb shot wish I could smell them as well
Glynnis
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
25 Jun 2007 11:08PM
This is such a beautiful picture, the flowers are the most gorgeous colours! I bet your wife has them in a vase by now!!
Love, Carol xxx
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
7 Jul 2007 12:03AM
Lovely colours in this pleasing image

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