a first for me and so lovely sandy
So unusual! At least where we live. Very nice macro here.
Very beautiful image, I like this!
Wow, that is a wonderful flower. I love artichokes but don't think I have ever seen one bloom before. Thank you very much for sharing and have a great week.
That is so pretty, I have never seen an artichoke flower before. Lovely color.Through Squirrel Eyes
beautiful shot, nice flower!http://racelyn.com/2009/08/todays-flowers-53-pinkies.html
Yes they are lovely. But I prefer to eat them!
Different and wonderful this flower!Thanks for posting for TODAY'S FLOWERS!Luiz
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