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Friday, July 10, 2020

Buttonbush....


I had never saw these bushes till a few years ago.


I find them fascinating.  They are just about always just out of my reach to touch.

25 comments:

Ginny Hartzler said...

You find the most WONDERFUL things!!! These are really WOW pictures! I have never seen such a plant. Where did you find it? It looks almost like from another planet.

harry said...

both are interesting botanical specimens.

Susan Zarzycki said...

I have not seen or heard of this but it sure is pretty!💖

CheerfulMonk said...

I've never seen one, but I understand why you would like to touch it. :)

Bill said...

Aside from an unfortunate resemblance to the Covid 19 virus, they are beautiful! Nicely caught!

Yamini MacLean said...

Hari OM
Interesting thing! YAM xx

Hootin' Anni said...

I would think they're toxic...dunno why. Lol. We have 'em all over south Texas

Jeevan said...

Lovely bloom of these ball and those in second shot gives thought of covid 19. lol

eileeninmd said...

Hello,

They are so pretty, different too. Enjoy your weekend!

Sandra said...

they are so beautiful, i wonder if they are soft to the touch or prickly like thorns

Ann said...

Ooh they are fascinating. I'ver never seen anything like them.

Agnieszka Mikołajczyk said...

Nice

Nancy Chan said...

Cute buttonbush. From far, they looks like our unripe rambutan fruits.

Laurel Wood said...

I have never seen these either but I love your photos.

Ruth Hiebert said...

They do look most interesting and pretty, too.

ushasurya said...

They look absolutely lovely.In fact, they look awesome !
We have a pink variety here !!
Devi :))

Ruthie said...

How wonderful these are! I love their whimsical appeal.

....peter:) said...

they are lovely flowers on the Button bush Rose... i have never seen one at all....peter:)

don said...

A fine picture fo these needle-looking blossoms.

John "By Stargoose And Hanglands" said...

Fascinating structures.

Michael Rawluk said...

They look like a virus :-)
Very nice shots.

ElaineH said...

These little flowers are so pretty! I have never seen a bush like this before. The flowers are so interesting! A wonderful image.

happyone said...

Wow these are fabulous. Wow.

L. D. said...

It is a new one for me to see. It is fun to see.

Mary said...

I see these at the wetlands and they usually attract butterflies.

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