Saturday, October 4, 2014

Autumn Harvest

 
Helenium (Biedermeier), one of the last flowers in my garden to bloom.

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51 comments:

Gunilla Bäck said...

Gorgeous blooms. I love the bee too.

Elephant's Child said...

Stunning. And I love the critter who is harvesting it too. A bee? Not one I know.

jeannettestgermain said...

Perfect macro!

Jo said...

How exquisite. The bee is so clear as are the helenium's petals. Have a great weekend. Jo

Icy BC said...

Gorgeous image, Karen! Just really really gorgeous!

HOOTIN ANNI said...

Very pretty!!!!

Frank said...

Gorgeous colours Karen. My Heleniums are way past their best now.

Kathryn said...

I love these plants. I haven't seen one recently. I hope to see you at my Author's View.

Donna@Gardens Eye View said...

I adore the helenium when it blooms!

Judy said...

Wow.

The Furry Gnome said...

Spectacular picture Karen!

EG CameraGirl said...

I like the name you've given this post!

Debbie said...

oh one capture.....stunning, sprinkled with pollen!!!

TexWisGirl said...

that's gorgeous, karen!

Carver said...

Great shots and the perfect title.

Muffie said...

Oh, they're simply beautiful! That autumn color is lovely.

Pamela Gordon said...

Beautiful photo Karen. We have a lot of bees around the flowers lately. Big fat lazy ones that sometimes just sit there for hours. ;)

Karen S. said...

Stunning capture of him hard at work! Lovely.

Sylvia K said...

Fantastic capture as always, Karen!! Wonderful colors and a very happy bee!!

Al said...

This is an amazing macro shot, so beautiful.

sallie (fulltime-Life.com) said...

Just beautiful Karen. The late blooms must be especially welcome for the bees. Thanks for helping them out!

carol l mckenna said...

Very elegant photo of the bee and flower!

Happy Weekend ~
artmusedog and carol (A Creative Harbor)

RedPat said...

What a shot, Karen!

DeniseinVA said...

Oh Karen, what a fantastic photo! Thank you my friend and have a great weekend.

Bob Bushell said...

The Bee feeding on the flowers, excellent photo Karen.

eileeninmd said...

Love the bee and pretty flowers. These are gorgeous captures, Karen. Thank you for linking up, have a happy weekend!

Felicia said...

amazingly beautiful image Karen

Lisa Gordon said...

What a truly beautiful image this is, Karen!

Stephanie said...

Splendid shot!

Marie said...

Wonderful shot! Love the bee and your pretty flower.

Hilary said...

That's a perfectly stunning image, Karen. Beautiful.

Andy said...

Busy as a bee!

Gattina said...

Beautiful picture !

Nancy J said...

Beautiful. No more words to say properly how stunning it is. Hugs,Jean.

Karin M. said...

Such wonderful shot, excellent photo work ..
Greetings, Karin

Terri said...

Awesome shot, Karen!

Hannah said...

Wonderful shot of the bumblebee and her full pollen basket, Karen. The flowers are pretty too.

Bethany Carson said...

Awesome photograph of the bee on the flowers! I love the details!

Les... said...

awesome pic hon!! got to be one of your bestest ever alright! *VBS*

Angela said...

Nice!

Jannibele said...

Wow! What a stunning macro of my favourite flower; Helenium. Cute visitor as well:)

Christine K. said...

gorgeous capture! such beautiful colors and details!

Pat said...

Beautiful! The colors are wonderful.

Gail Dixon said...

Love watching the bees working and those honey sacs on their legs. This is a marvelous shot! Hope you are having a great week!

bettyl-NZ said...

Wonderful capture! I like the color of your flowers and the little visitor just adds to the beauty.

Laura said...

stunningly beautiful Karen! Thanks for sharing the love up-close with I Heart Macro:-)

NatureFootstep said...

would be nice framed hanging on the wall. :)

Marie said...

Zinnias in the fall! And a great-looking bee.

Indrani said...

Excellent capture.
It will make a beautiful greeting card.

Gemma Wiseman said...

The colours zing with the joy of the season. Lovely.

TexWisGirl said...

congrats on your POTW!