CARLETTA'S CAPTURES

With amateur photography skills and maybe a little of pure serendipity I just Take Aim and Shoot. Hope you enjoy the results.

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Saturday, September 29, 2012

Roadside Chicory

Linking to Today's Flowers and Macro Monday.

30 comments:

Gill - That British Woman said...

is that's what it's called, we have it all over here.

Great shots.

Gill

DeniseinVA said...

These are fabulous! Such a gorgeous color. And thank you for your patience Carletta, I forgot to add the link on time - for the second week in a row :( - but I'm getting there :) I hope!

Mimi said...

Isn't it a beautiful colour?
And I love the curly bits inside the flower. Can imagine how attractive it would be to bees and butterflies.

Frank... said...

Wow! a lovely trio, Carletta. Colours are stunning...

Gine said...

Une lumière bleue au ras du goudron : poésie dans la ville. Bon dimanche!

Regina said...

How gorgeous!

♥ Regina

Modern Mom said...

I love the color! It's a beautiful flower.

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Laerte Pupo said...

Beautiful flower, and great collage.
Thank you for your participation.

Judy said...

Wonderful captures of one of my favourite flowers!! Is the one on the left pink? I have found a couple of plants this summer with pink blossoms, and wonder if anyone else has seen that...

ZielonaMila said...

Wonderful flowers, wonderful colours. I am greeting

Carver said...

Lovely shot of the chicory. Beautiful shades of color.

Valerie said...

Stunning captures, Carletta. The colours are so delicate yet still rich. Thanks for sharing.

Linda Makiej said...

wonderful macro shot!

Kateri said...

Gorgeous photos! You have made this common roadside plant look quite exotic!

Karen said...

These are so pretty! You photographed them beautifully.

Kerri said...

Gorgeous ... and one of my FAVORITE wildflowers :)

ArtMuseDog and Carol said...

Beautiful photography and so glad to see what 'chicory' looks like ~ thanks so much ~ (A Creative Harbor)

edenhills said...

Beautiful macro shots! I love the chicory.

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

Great beauty in the small and ordinary -- thank you for the beautiful reminder.

Pat said...

I love these pretty little flowers that are common along roadsides. Your photography makes them look really special.

Gunilla Bäck said...

Pretty little beauty!

Laura said...

tender beauty!

Nicola Carpenter said...

Simply beautiful!

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Marie said...

I love chicory. It's such a lovely little wildflower, and so useful! Wonderful close-ups!

diane b said...

Love the curly stamens. I thought chicory was an essence used in place of coffee.

kaye said...

oh I love this flower, it is so delicate.

ZielonaMila said...

eautiful photographs, wonderful flowers. I am greeting

ladyfi said...

How very beautiful.

DeniseinVA said...

A lot of beauty in those little flowers, very delicate and lovely photos. Thanks Carletta!

Genie said...

I did not know the names of these was chicory. I learn something new every day. This mosaic is beautiful. Such a soft color. genie

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