Monday, June 7, 2010

Purple power

This perennial flower grows along the edge of our front sidewalk. I don't know its name? Any guesses?








18 comments:

  1. I don't know what it is either, but it sure has a very interesting shape!

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  2. Jeg er ikke så flink på blomsternavn, - men den var vakker i farge og form.

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  3. It's definitely an Avanacluia purpura

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  4. this is lovely.... Have a nice day Leif....

    Anything Davao

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  5. I kind of looks like an alien...a very pretty alien ;D

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  6. Yes, it's a very nice macro shot. I think, it could be a "Kornblume". Very nice.

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  7. I don't know, but I like how delicate it is!

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  8. You have a good lens and a very steady hand. Great shot...

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  9. What a joy to see in the middle of the night. Beautiful photography indeed. A flower not seen before. Please have a nice Tuesday.

    daily athens

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  10. The flower looks like a modern Kornblomst, Centaurea cyanus. Nice macro.

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  11. I have no idea, but it sure does look pretty.

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  12. Great shot of such a beautiful flower!

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  13. It's lovely. I'll be stumped by yours if you come be stumped by mine in today's post! ;-)

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