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The leaves are not asleep

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 21 April 2018 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

The blossom looks so pretty ! I did not touch the leaves...they are awake :)
Mimosa pudica:) or more commonly known as Touch Me Not :)

SONY DSC-HX100V 1/160 second F/2.8 ISO 100 5 mm

Sam from Chennai, India

A fine capture of this lovely flower and Touch Me Not leaves.
Have a nice weekend Devi. :)

21 Apr 2018 8:31am

@Sam: Thank you very much Sam :)) Heard that there is a Yeri kaththa Ramar temple in Thirunundravur also. Planning to go there tomorrow evening :)

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Yeah, so pretty !!

21 Apr 2018 9:29am

@Hiro: Thank you Hiro :)

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine picture of this beautiful blossom. The leaves add suspense to see if someone will touch. Nice one, Devi.

21 Apr 2018 11:55am

@Don: :)) I touched them after I took the shot :) Ah! There is a child in everyone of us :) Have a nice weekend Don :)

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

WOW! This is magical in its shape!

21 Apr 2018 12:49pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthie :)

Rick from Toronto, Canada

A gorgeous blossom that reminds me of fireworks. Lovely shot, Devi.

21 Apr 2018 1:39pm

@Rick: Thank you very much Rick :))))))))))

Claudiel from belgium, Belgium

Nice shot, not easy to make

21 Apr 2018 2:30pm

@Claudiel: Thank you very6 much Claudiel :)

Amma from Japan

Beautiful, awesome. What a colour combination of pinkish white flower with green leaves.

21 Apr 2018 2:31pm

@Amma: Thank you Amma :)))))))))))))))))))) You had vanished without a trace...and you are in Japan now ? Wow Why don't you join Aminus and post some Sakura flowers from there ?

Franz from Baden, Austria

So delicate, and the shapes and colours harmonise so well ...

21 Apr 2018 4:30pm

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Very nice close up!!
Have a nice weekend.

21 Apr 2018 4:30pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Lovely bloom capture

21 Apr 2018 5:09pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

bien la profondeur avec ces feuilles

21 Apr 2018 5:34pm

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Wonderful and genius plants.

21 Apr 2018 5:34pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Fine focus work here.

21 Apr 2018 5:46pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Splendid image !

21 Apr 2018 5:50pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle fine boule et vue quelle aimgeet cpatag eusperbe compo et délicatesse

21 Apr 2018 6:23pm

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Une très belle fleur

21 Apr 2018 7:11pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A gorgeous image of the blossom and new leaves.

21 Apr 2018 11:29pm

Michael Rawluk from Canada

That is absolutely beautiful.

22 Apr 2018 12:24am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

a lovely bloom with nice depth of field to isolate it from the background

22 Apr 2018 12:30am

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Beautiful image.

22 Apr 2018 12:50am

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

I remember those leaves! You would touch them and they would close up! The flower is gorgeous! A beautiful image!

22 Apr 2018 1:01am

mohammad from Isfahan, Iran

Wonderful freshness and unique beauty,
Thanks dear DEVI to share it with us.

22 Apr 2018 5:26pm

sara from Rasht, Iran

Hi dear Devi
Very nice
I like this image

23 Apr 2018 7:16am

Ehsan Hemmati from Kermanshah, Iran


23 Apr 2018 7:19am

1/160 second
ISO 100
5 mm