Thursday, July 23, 2009

Pincushion Flower

This is the seed head...

And this is the bud...

Aptly named, don't you think? Also known as Scabiosa columbaria.
Discovered in mom's garden. One of my new favorite flowers!

Happiness held is the seed;
happiness shared is the flower.

~ Author Unknown


  1. Haven't seen this flower before! Gorgeous photos!

  2. Beautiful pictures great name!
    Have a nice day Leslie!


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