14 May 2010

Photo Hunt - Half

The theme for the week's Photo Hunt is half, After a little thought I present the very first Tumbling Ted (Saponaria ocymoides) of the year. At the time it was just half open

40 comments:

Pat said...

Wow - beautiful!!!

Happy Weekend.

Sue St Clair said...

Beautiful shot! Happy weekend :)

CalumCarr said...

You have excelled this week! Given your extraordinary standard that is saying something mega.

Claudia said...

Very cleverly done...and a beautiful flower, even in an half-opened stage!

Sean Jeating said...

CCS - means: Sean's with Calum and Claudia.

jams o donnell said...

THanks I am really glad you like it

ewok1993 said...

beautiful! can you show this again when it's in full bloom?

ipanema said...

beautiful indeed!

Annie said...

Wow, that is so beautiful. What a cool shot. I need to get on google and find out what a Tumbling Ted is. And I second Ewok - would love to see it in full bloom too.

Have a great weekend.

Carver said...

What an interesting and beautiful plant. Lovely flower half open. Happy weekend.

Carver said...

What an interesting and beautiful plant. Lovely flower half open. Happy weekend.

CherryPie said...

I like the way the hairs and colours stand out against the black background.

susan said...

Good idea and the resulting picture is beautiful too.

ancient one said...

don't think I've ever seen one of these plants before... I like it!! Great photo for the theme!

jmb said...

Fantastic photo Jams and lovely flower. I don't know it at all.

Happy weekend to you.

YTSL said...

Good one, Jams! After a few easy Photo Hunt themes, seems like we've got a challenging one again this week!

gengen said...

You have a good choice for the theme Jams and it is pretty. happy hunting.

archiearchive said...

A wonderful choice for the theme.

ian said...

what a very curious name, tumbling ted =] bashful one, is it, opening only half-way?

Life Ramblings said...

that's truly one of a kind. Happy weekend.

Mar said...

Half open and already a beauty...!! Great take on the theme!!

Half...

luna miranda said...

so beautiful. excellent photo.

azahar said...

Oooh, that's lovely!

Heart of Rachel said...

That's a lovely and interesting bloom.

jams o donnell said...

Thanls everyone!

Nevin said...

jams, that is simply gorgeous!

bing said...

nice...

it is sure that there are lots of ways to present the theme.

magiceye said...

brilliant work!

Marta said...

Great shot. I had to look it up since I was unfamiliar with the common name. It it is a beautiful spring flower.

Alice Audrey said...

That is one bizarre plant.

The Social Frog said...

Interesting shot, it is lovely!

TorAa said...

Excellent capture - really great.
I thought in the same direction...

Sherry at EX Marks the Spot said...

Jams, That's a great shot. I'm not familiar with that particular flower but it's gorgeous.

Have a great week!


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Scott said...

That is one gorgeous flower! Excellent take on this weeks theme and thanks for dropping by my blog and I hope I see you again soon.

jams o donnell said...

Thanks everyone!

Irene said...

Nicely taken. Thanks for dropping by.

nunyaax said...

Beautiful photo Jams, gee you do some great work with the camera.

jams o donnell said...

Glad you like it Nunyaa!

Jerry said...

Gorgeous - a perfect thought for this week's hunt!

Mariposa said...

Wow that's beautiful! :D

I'm a bit late, but here is my entry -

Mariposa's PhotoHunt