Hello pretty Filaree, how many aphids do you have? I shall count them, one, two three…Are there more? Eagle eye, let me see.
When I see an interesting weed gesticulating wildly in the wind to catch my eye, I smile. In that moment, weed and I have communicated. We are connected. When I see a weed strike a dramatic pose, I lean in close, examine the angle, and lean in closer still for another look. A dramatic pose deserves some appreciation. How I do admire their poise, their tenacity, their vigor! Live life like a weed and stand strong!
This Filaree is offering up a fun puzzle to solve – count the aphids – one for the easily entertained, I’ll readily admit. But life is full of complex puzzles. Isn’t it nice to be treated to a simple one now and again?
Have a wonderfully whimsical day, dear weed lovers!
Please come back tomorrow for a new “Weed Image of the Day” and let me know which ones you like.
We and our weeds are so much more than what we first appear to be.
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4 Replies to “Filaree And Friends”
so pretty for a weed…love your shot!
Thank you so much! I am happy you stopped by to take a look at my weeds. Have a wonderful day!
Hi. The detail in this is amazing. There is a little ‘slug’ on the stem! Filaree is pointing in so many directions! Jane
Hi Jane! Thank you so much! I love how the filaree points in so many directions. I can almost see it spinning around. I had to zoom in to see the little critter on the stem. I love taking macro shots and then discovering what is really truly there!