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Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Stolen Moments: Orange Petals

This morning I got a slow start and I needed to stop at the grocery store on my way to work. Regardless of the time, I noticed this beautiful shock of orange as I passed through the produce section and took a few seconds to capture the beauty. It was worth it.

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I'm guessing these are a type of chrysanthemum, but I'm sure my "flower" blogger buddies will be able to clarify for me.

UPDATE 6/5/13: I was back at the grocery story this evening and discovered these are California Sunflowers! It's always good to learn. ;->

8 comments:

  1. Lovely orange. Glad that you stopped to capture it.

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  2. Wow! They are gorgeous! Love your processing. Glad you took the time to snap it.

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  3. Wowza! Great color and detail. Very unusual animation too.

    xoxo

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  4. Such a beautiful, bright color to start your day with.

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  5. I really love these sunflowers. Actually much better than those huge ones, although I am sure the birds would not agree with me!!

    What a gorgeous color this is, Lissa!

    Happy day to you!

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