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Canon EOS REBEL T2i
F/2.8 1/80 sec. ISO-320 Focal length 60 mm

These Fiddleheads grew in my backyard this spring. They are now fully-grown ferns!
Fiddleheads or Fiddlehead greens are the furled fronds of a young fern,1 harvested for use as a vegetable. Left on the plant, each fiddlehead would unroll into a new frond (circinate vernation). from Wikipedia.

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fiddleheads, ferns, plants, garden

Born and raised in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada. Married with 3 daughters, 3 grandsons and 4 granddaughters. Retired elementary school teacher and travel consultant. Celebrated 50th wedding anniversary in 2012!

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  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppabout 2 years ago

    WONDERFUL work Rosemary

  • Thanks so much, Larry! Glad you like this! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Linda  Makiej
    Linda Makiejabout 2 years ago

    just marvelous…….

  • Thank you, Linda! Really appreciate your comment and visit! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Peter Doré
    Peter Doréabout 2 years ago

  • Thanks, Peter. Hope to be seeing more of you! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Sandra Foster
    Sandra Fosterabout 2 years ago

    Rosemary – this is fabulous. Wonderful depth of field and composition.

  • Thanks so much, Sandra! Really appreciate your comment and visit! Nice to see you again! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • teresa731
    teresa731about 2 years ago

  • Thank you so much for this honour, Teresa! I really appreciate it! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Evita
    Evitaabout 2 years ago

    Beautiful work !!!

    June 29th, 2012

  • Thank you very much for this, Evita! You have made my day! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Mariann Kovats
    Mariann Kovatsabout 2 years ago

    Beautiful macro!

  • Thanks so much, Mariann! I really appreciate your comment and your visit! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Mary Sedici
    Mary Sediciabout 2 years ago


    July 7th, 2012
    See your work in the Permanents Featured Gallery
    ►Please participate in the ongoing Challenges
    Mary

  • Thank you so much, Mary! I really appreciate this honour! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Julie  White
    Julie Whiteabout 2 years ago

    Superbly captured.

  • Glad you like this, Julie! Thanks for the comment and for dropping by! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

  • Celeste Mookherjee
    Celeste Mookhe...almost 2 years ago

    These are such fascinating forms, one of my favorites in nature, and you’ve done a great job with them.

  • Thanks so much, Celeste! It’s always nice to hear from you and I respect your judgement! Thank you! :)

    – Rosemary Sobiera

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