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Posted by
Elaine Hancock (Olney, United States) on 13 September 2017 in Plant & Nature.

I would not want to sit on that! Close up of the Naranjilla leaves.

"There are moments when time stands still. You hope it will wait for you."
Dorothea Lange

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

I agree...

13 Sep 2017 5:27am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Ouille, ouille. Mais superbes feuilles. )

13 Sep 2017 6:00am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Je ne connais pas cette plante mais les feuilles doivent piquer

13 Sep 2017 7:09am

Martine from France

Aïe ça pique ! Très originale cette plante.

13 Sep 2017 7:10am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Ces fines épines sur les fueilles quelle compo quelle finesse sueprbe.

13 Sep 2017 7:39am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Haaaaa oui !! Attention !

13 Sep 2017 8:00am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Me neither !! Ouch !

13 Sep 2017 9:30am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


13 Sep 2017 10:38am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Wow! Those look dangerous.

13 Sep 2017 10:39am

Shaun from Thorton, United States

I think I would keep a good distance from this plant Elaine. Great shot.

13 Sep 2017 11:05am

Gérard from Allauch, France

Aie in Fraench !

13 Sep 2017 11:46am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Half leaf, half cactus :) How interesting

13 Sep 2017 2:41pm

Don from Spokane, United States

The Naranjilla leaves have been sharp points to avoid. A fine close up.

13 Sep 2017 2:57pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Ouch ! this plant seems to be unkind. !!

13 Sep 2017 3:01pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

AMazing detail in this. Those look pretty painful!

13 Sep 2017 3:24pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Ha ha, these leaves have a little too much character it seems. It's great to see this closer view.

13 Sep 2017 4:41pm

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Great defense system, interesting leaves, not seen before.

13 Sep 2017 7:40pm

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Quite right, I'd be ten yards back.
Sorry for my recent absences from Aminus3, I only have another 50 frames to process then I will be done for a while.

13 Sep 2017 8:03pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Wow!! Amazing how something so delicate, like this foliage, can grow thorns!! Excellent close-up!

14 Sep 2017 12:14am

Denny Jump from Bellevue, WA, United States

Ouch, indeed!! OMG!!! Hang in there, Elaine! <3

14 Sep 2017 1:09am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Oups...Superb capture ! Thank you very much for your visits and comments during my absence .

15 Sep 2017 8:45am