« PhotoHunt: Six | Main | Venetian Art in NC »

PhotoHunt: Purple

photohunterslogo

This week's theme is "Purple."

Hard choice because I had lots of possibilities for this theme. Decided to go with this purple flower on an artichoke~

01411

You can find more Photo Hunters and join the hunt here.

Thanks for visiting and have a great weekend.

photohunter7iq.png

Share |

Comments (21)

Sue:

Very pretty :) But looks prickly!

Beautiful shot. It's almost like the artichoke has purple hair.

jmb:

And a very good choice too. Happy weekend to you.

THat's a beaut! I can't wait for my cardoon to show a similar flower

beautiful--reminiscent of a Venus flytrap (at least to me). beautiful purple.

that's truly one of a kind. love your purple beauty.

Kathy (Trekcapri):

Hi Annie, that's a great photo and choice for this week's theme. I had no idea that's how artichokes grow. Very cool.

Have a great weekend.

Don't think I've ever seen an artichoke blossom - do they grow in NC? Looks like a thistle. Great take on the theme.

*******************************************************

Hi M, I think Artichokes are relatives of thistle. I took this in a community garden here in NC (not my own garden).

YTSL:

That's a special flower photo there. I'm sure I'll see a lot of flowers in Photo Hunt entries but the beauty is finding out how many different kinds of purple flowers there are out there in nature! :)

Whoa... this is a beautiful photo. Purple hair? :P

That is lovely. I didn't think of using a thistle although I do have one in my archives.

Jama:

So pretty, I've never seen an artichoke flower before.

Oh, what a great choice you made! It is beautiful and perfect for the theme!

Nice take on the theme! I love artichokes. This isn't how I normally see them, though.

mariposa:

Wow, what a cool flower! Great take on the theme.


Mariposa's PH!

Kim:

So pretty unique flower. Just gorgeous!


Purple blossom

I picked my artichokes before they bloomed... wanna bite?

Beautiful shot - I've never seen an artichoke in bloom!

Have a brilliant weekend.

That is a gorgeous shot of the artichoke bloom. Something so prickly looks so beautiful

We have some huge flowers on our (also huge) artichokes. Bill cut one and put it in a vase inside.

Beautiful flower Annie. I am always amazed when I see this flower since it seems so different than the artichoke. Must be cool to see on in person.

Post a comment

(If you haven't left a comment here before, you may need to be approved by the site owner before your comment will appear. Until then, it won't appear on the entry. Thanks for waiting.)


This page contains a single entry from the blog posted on June 25, 2010 9:09 AM.

The previous post in this blog was PhotoHunt: Six.

The next post in this blog is Venetian Art in NC.

Many more can be found on the main index page or by looking through the archives.

Archives

Powered by
Movable Type 3.33
© 2007 -2014 Slow Travel

Technorati

Technorati search

» Blogs that link here