Fragile blooms

In June this year I spent two weeks working at a yoga retreat near Granada, Spain. The property was on top of a dry, dusty hilltop. You could look over the neighbouring hillsides – they were all covered in olive trees, neatly planted in rows up and down, left and right.

The ground here was so rocky and scrabbly it took me a while to notice that there was in fact a lot of colour and variety going on below knee level! I went for a walk one morning and picked this handful of tiny little blooms and grasses. They were all completely dried out by months of sun and wind, so were really fragile. I wish I had a pro camera to get in closer on the detail – they were very intricate.

This entry was published on September 1, 2012 at 9:00 AM. It’s filed under colour me happy, exploring!, made by mother nature and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

One thought on “Fragile blooms

  1. Absolutely LOVE this Jean! Xx

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