Brittlebush photo SonoranMar20133059a_zpsd501cff1.jpg
Brittlebush in bloom, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona

instead of barley
bright harvest


Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on March 17, 2013, in Arizona, Blue Monday, brittlebush, Carpe Diem, haiku, Macro Monday, Monday Mellow Yellows, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 28 Comments.

  1. Very pretty!

    Have a nice new week.

  2. Love the haiku and the photo!

  3. I love the bright colors in your pic !!!

  4. Gorgeous colours in your photo, and such pretty flowers.

  5. Lovely flower! It looks like a cross between a daisy and sunflower!

  6. Beautiful flowers. I only find it a little pity that I don’t see that it is in a desert.

  7. what a beautiful harvest… it nourishes my soul to view such magnificence!

  8. Morning!

    I love your blue sky; Thanks for sharing.

    Happy Blue Monday!

  9. Lovely flowers ~ desert flowers are so beautiful ~ Lovely shot ~ Enjoy ^_^

  10. You live in a land full of beauty. Happy when you share it with us.

  11. lovely flower in spite of its not so lovely name!

    • magicalmysticalteacher

      If you click on the link under the photo, and go to the Web page where the brittlebush is pictured without blossoms, you’ll get an idea of how it got its name!

  12. the yellow flowers are beautiful against the blue sky.

    My Monday Mellow Yellows is at:

  13. I love yellow flowers. So beautiful against the clear blue sky. Great contrasts:)

  14. what a lovely flower 🙂

  15. Lovely! Can you actually use it in the place of barley?

  16. bright and cheerful/ nice contrast to the barley

  17. Striking colors to accompany a wonderful haiku! Nicely MMT!


  18. Delightful! Visiting late for MMY. Happy Tuesday!

    Liz (mlc)
    Liz (yacb)

  19. Lovely yellow blooms. I played too. Mine are here and here.

  20. beautiful take of the prompt and very beautiful pic!

  21. I love taking pictures of little things, the tiny flowers no one sees, drops of water, etc. This picture brightened my gloomy Virginia day 🙂

  22. Any harvest that’s bright is OK with me!

    Bitter Barley Brew

  23. What a nice colorful photo … the haiku going along with it is … just stunning and leaves me in awe.

  24. no, this is definitely not about green barley…it’s about not being green barley – cool…

  25. Oh so beautiful the desert flowers

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