Pretending

National Botanic Gardens photo Dublin2012-13310a_zps2342eef4.jpg
Orchid, National Botanic Gardens of Ireland, Dublin
 


A greenhouse orchid
pretends to be a peacock,
fanning its proud tail.

 
Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Posted on January 22, 2013, in blossom, Carpe Diem, Dublin, Floral Friday Fotos, Ireland, Macro Monday, Monday Mellow Yellows, National Botanic Gardens, REDnesday, Ruby Tuesday 2, Shiki and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 13 Comments.

  1. Whoa, that is absolutely gorgeous!

    Come see my Brownie Brittle for Ruby Tuesday.

  2. A very beautiful flower! Gorgeous tone of subtle yellow! And love the peacock connection!

  3. Clearly the orchids intentions resemble the peacock’s!! Bravo!!

  4. Excellent. Thank you :)

  5. Very nice haiku as JRB said ‘excellent’

  6. Awesome haiku ‘excellent’ as JRB said

  7. Another lovely haiku on the peacock ~

    (A Creative Harbor) ^_^

  8. perfect pic….orchids do tend to be show-offs!

  9. such loveliness, brazen as the peacock’s! ;)

  10. I love that color orchid! I posted a pic of my white orchid last week!

  11. What a nice combination of poetry and picture.

  12. The picture and the Haiku seem made for each other.

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