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My Leisure Time #14

Posted by
Shiva (Berwick, Canada) on 27 April 2016 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Dried Fern in the winter

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifiques, couleurs chaudes. )

27 Apr 2016 5:45am

@tataray: Thanks very much, Raymonde, I appreciate. Kind regards Monika

farNaaz50 from Gorgan, Iran

Fern ? unbelievable ! It seems delicious ;-))

27 Apr 2016 7:40am

@farNaaz50: Thank you farNaaz --- these are the Fern seeds but a bit later in Spring you can eat those ferns - called Fiddleheads ..... Kind regards Monika

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
such beautiful frame, focus, colors & lights!
Amazing details!

27 Apr 2016 10:49am

@omid: Thanks very much, Omid, I appreciate. Kind regards Monika

Dany Hèm-Kervran from Morillon, France

Never seen as this !
The colours are... delicious !

27 Apr 2016 12:58pm

@Dany Hèm-Kervran: Yes, but these seed capsules will open now and release the seeds. ---- The young fern plants you can eat, they are delicious and called fiddleheads. Thank you, Dany - kind regards Monika

Devi from Chennai, India

They look delicious even as dried..like raisins .......
Lovely image.....

27 Apr 2016 3:43pm

@Devi: Thank you very much Devi, they look delicious, but are not tasty. (please, see above). Have a great evening, kindest regards, hugs Monika

Jeff & Pat from Pembroke Dock, ! Wales !, United Kingdom

Cracking shot !!!, what fern is this it looks edible ??, hope you and Harald are keeping well . ;>)

27 Apr 2016 3:47pm

@Jeff & Pat: Thanks so much, Pat and Jeff - yes, we are fine - I am a bit tired, we had an appt. in Halifax at a dentist. These ferns are edible in about two weeks ---- delicious. Kindest regards - love Monika

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

That's so cool!

27 Apr 2016 10:00pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Beautiful colors and textures. This is just lovely! Have a great evening Monika!

28 Apr 2016 2:18am

@Elaine Hancock: I am happy you like it, Elaine --- Thank you and enjoy the evening Monika

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel rendu et effet quel boules sueprbe compo très intéressant

28 Apr 2016 4:30am

@Nicou: I appreciate your comment, Nicolas - have a nice evening - kind regards Monika

Moridi from Tehran, Iran

Is edible? It looks delicious.

28 Apr 2016 4:47am

@Moridi: Yes, in about two weeks, the young ferns will then be edible and they are delicious. Kind regards Moridi - Monika

Sam from Chennai, India

So beautiful. A fine creative work and excellent presentation. Love this. Kindest regards, Sam :)

28 Apr 2016 6:02am

@Sam: Thanks very much for your kind words, Sam -I always appreciate. Kindest regards and enjoy the evening Monika

Tomix from landerneau, France

Beautiful colors they looks like fruits !

28 Apr 2016 8:52am

@Tomix: Thank you, Tomix - these are the capsules, they open up and release the seeds --- but you can eat the young fern plants in about two weeks. Kind regards Monika

L'Angevine from Angers, France


28 Apr 2016 1:50pm

@L'Angevine: Thanks very much L'Angevine -- kind regards and enjoy the evening Monika

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

It made me think of dried grapes.

28 Apr 2016 7:40pm

@B. Thomas: Thank you very much, Barbara - yes, they look similar but are capsules for the fern seeds ! Kindest regards and enjoy the evening Monika

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

A lovely picture ... I like this fern and fruit ... Stunning! HUGS to you dear friend!

28 Apr 2016 10:10pm

@Adela Fonts: I appreciate your comment as always, dear friend, these are capsules that will release the seeds. -- They are edible as young fern plants - delicious. Kindest regards, enjoy the evening - hugs Monika

MEC from Setúbal, Portugal


29 Apr 2016 12:52pm

@MEC: Thank you very much, I appreciate. Kind regards Monika