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This is the bud

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the ephemeral beauty of night-flowering cacti plants. Within half an hour of my taking this shot the flower had already started to wither

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the ephemeral beauty of the last persimmons/kaki/sharon fruit in the garden – ephemeral because it’s a question of who gets them – me or the birds. I think the birds are winning ….

All photos were taken with an iphone 6+ using the Camera+ app, and the macro setting for the first two

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Comments on: "Sally D-s-mobile-photography-challenge:-nature" (5)

  1. They’re beautiful Carol and totally new to me, happy Friday!

  2. Each has its charm. You’ve created a set that salutes nature’s way to lure us to her. Happy Photo Challenge.

  3. That cactus plant is lovely.

    janet

  4. How lovely, Carol. I love the Thoreau quote, too. 🙂

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