i like that last photo, very intersting subject :)
Great thistle shot and the lichens are realy cool looking! Definitely a lot of texture in that shot!
Clever selections. Ouch on the thistle! Lichen are always interesting to look at and touch.Good captures!~Lisa
I hear you on that thistle! They're the only things that can make me wear gloves to pull out weeds!The lichen is so lacy, isn't it!
Very nice, a fellow lichen lover I see..:-)
Wonderful pictures and full of texture. I love texture. But I have such a time finding what Ed wants us to do.
Very nice shots! Lichens on a burr oak.. makes a perfect texture! Cool!
ooooo, spikey stuff! Love them both but like the color in the thistle.
I actually like thistles and love your photo!
I actually love thistles, and love your photo.
It always amazes me that donkeys and horses will eat thistle. I get a laugh out of watching how delicately my horse will nip a little piece of thistle off to chew.
Lichens! Waaa I wish my memory card had arrived for this challenge so I could go outside. Great shots! :)
Very nice textures here!
These are GREAT. I love texture and find out that the photos that I take that I like the most always have a texture element to them.
Good job! We call those Canadian Thistle here:) Horses LOVE them, it's true as Shirley says.
The lichens are awesome!
I've never seen a bull thistle yet and yes, quite prickly looking uh.
Thistle is such a beautiful plant too bad it is so awful for farmers. Beautiful choices.
your second photos almost looks like coral, very interesting
Me too, I love the lichen. Great entry for the challenge.
Those two are interesting subjects and evoke touch just looking at them.
Beautiful...love the lichen!ronelle
Hi there..we have thistle here too. These are a perfect for texture..and that second one is cool-
That Bull thistle looks pretty mean! But the bloom is beautiful. The lichen is interesting. We just collected a variety of mosses and lichens to put on our photo blog (there goes that great minds thing again!)The Duchess
Both are very good but I like the bark the best! Sorry so late in posting!
I love your comments! I am glad you stopped by! Connie