Tuesday, July 15, 2008

Doryanthes Excelsa: Gymea or Spear Lily, Part 5B?

13 comments:

Anonymous said...

*gasp* It almost looks like crepe textile! I guess some textiles are made from plants. Gorgeous colour and texture :)

Lavender said...

Anon Oh yes, crepe - thats it, (I couldnt remember what we called that stuff) Crepe embers, its so intense!

Ces said...

Fiery and intense! Look at that flaming orange. What a beautiful figure. Crepe indeed. Good things come to those who wait.

Lavender said...

Ces Oh goody! Cause Ive been waiting and waiting and waiting and waiting... :)

mark said...

Wow I didn't come by for a couple days and that thing is already in bloom!!

Beautiful Picture!

Lavender said...

Mark Whoops! Its faked you out - this is still in bud - by what a bud, eh?

kj said...

wow! it's almost spookly. definitely powerful.

lavender, it's so nice to have you back. i hope your wait is now very brief. !

merlinprincesse said...

OH! Excessive flower! :)
And a good news...Merlin is fine! :)

Keyamoni said...

I always get stunned at the color of trees and flowers'. I can't stop myself from being like that.

barkfoot said...

I can't wait anymore! Can't you tug those petals open a bit? LOL

Lavender said...

KJ powerful - what a perfect word for it, Thanks KJ!

MP Heehehe excessive it is! LOL Hooray for Merlin!!!

Keyamoni Nature is the greatest artist. Never ceases to amaze me.

Lavender said...

Barkfoot Tempting! Very tempting!

BetteJo said...

That is just SO cool!