Take a closer look.

Posted: May 19, 2020 in Nature
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I noticed some birds hanging around eating seeds, so I sat down for a bit, hoping they’d move close enough for a phone shot. That didn’t happen but I did get a closer look at some of the plants. I found these leaves rather attractive, but does everything in the desert have sharp edges? πŸ™‚

Comments
  1. ledrakenoir says:

    Excellent captured. πŸ™‚ Guess the sharp edges in deserts depend on the desert. In Sahara no matter how rough place it might be there are a lot of (apparently) soft gentle curves. But desert area like US, southern Africa and especially in Australia there are really many sharp edges. πŸ™‚

  2. Prior... says:

    wow – like the edges – and the light and lines

  3. beth says:

    they are so interesting and look dangerous! )

  4. dmmacilroy says:

    Dear Janet,

    Nature doing what nature does best. Adapt and survive. Just like us, right? Off to wrench a blog post out of thin air. See you.

    Cheers,

    Doug

  5. HAHA. Self defense at work. What a lovely plant though.,
    I envy you being in a new place with stuff to explore. Can’t wait to see what you find next.

  6. Dan Antion says:

    The edges make for a pretty picture.

  7. scr4pl80 says:

    I use that color combo a lot when I am coloring. Nice to see it in nature. Great shot.

  8. Resa says:

    Sharp edges…. huh. There must be something to that.
    Janet, that is a very interesting observation. Of course lemons don’t have sharp edges, but then again, their flavour is sharp.

  9. Teacher Camille says:

    wow… excellent photo!

  10. Looks like some sort of weapon. πŸ˜…

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