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Pumpkin Patch Pictures!

Pumpkin Patch Pictures!

Saturday, August 29, 2009

SOOC ~ Straight out of the Camera

Here are a few more photos that I took recently at the Botanical Gardens. These were in a new area and I had not noticed them before. They are absolutely gorgeous and very interesting looking.

Are these Lotus Flowers and not Water Lilies? I am not really sure and I was curious if any of you knew.
~~~ Please join Melody at Slurping Life for SOOC ~~~
Photos straight out of the camera with no editing, cropping or photo shopping of any kind!

16 comments:

  1. Wow. I have no idea what these are but they are lovely. Is that thing that looks like a shower head some kind of seed pod or something? So cool.

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  2. Those are BEAUTIFUL! btw, LOVE your new background! Best one yet!

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  3. I have no idea what type of flowers those are but they are very pretty and interesting.

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  4. Those are definitely lotus blossoms. Water lilies tend to be right down on the water rather than up on a hgh stem, and the center of the blossom in your picture is already forming the classic lotus seed pod.

    Very beautiful shot.

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  5. What gorgeous flowers! I love the colors and their funky centers. Great SOOC!

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  6. Not sure what kind of flowers they are, but they're beautiful!

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  7. No clue from me as to what type of flower this is. I just call it a "purty flower".

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  8. what strangely beautiful flowers!!

    wish i could help you identify them but...i have a black thumb (if you know what i mean)...lol

    very pretty though!

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  9. You know, I'd just say they are the fabulous kind! Great photos!

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  10. I was a little too slow and this weekends mantra of 'better late than never' didn't quite work for me. I missed Mr Linky

    http://smashingcups.blogspot.com/2009/08/like-fish-out-of-water.html

    Glad I didn't miss the opportunity to drop by your place though.
    I don't think I photographed too many flowers UNTIL I bought a macro lense...now I'm always looking for a bloom to capture :0)

    Lovely shots.

    Thanks for sharing
    Cheers
    Jewelz

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