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Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 7 October 2017 in Plant & Nature.

Cattails are wetland plants with a unique flowering spike, flat blade like leaves that reach heights from 3 to 10 feet. They are one of the most common plants in large marshes and on the edge of ponds. The pollinated flowers develop into fluffy seed heads, blowing across a pond in autumn breezes.

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SONY DSC-F828 1/250 second F/6.3 ISO 64 18 mm

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Really beautiful. I like cattail

7 Oct 2017 6:57am

@By Marie: Love your shots today. Beautiful! Limited internet where I am and could not get comments to work.

Devi from Chennai, India

a beautiful shot !!!
Have a nice weekend B :)))

7 Oct 2017 7:47am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


7 Oct 2017 8:21am

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

great macro***

7 Oct 2017 9:58am

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

A whimsical image which reminds me of my childhood.

7 Oct 2017 3:39pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

An exploding cattail! Beautiful capture.

7 Oct 2017 3:42pm

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

It looks like it's a powerful sower.

7 Oct 2017 5:52pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful focus, colors & lights!

7 Oct 2017 6:14pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful detail and light captured in this "exploding" cattail!!

7 Oct 2017 9:49pm

Oiva from Turku, Finland

Seon is beautiful, if you want it in a vase at home, so treat it with hairspray so that it does not puhkeile at home :-)))) Haleja.

Good Sunday, my good friend Barbara.

8 Oct 2017 6:41am

Jatta from Joensuu, Finland

Perfect light and sharpness - such a beauty!

8 Oct 2017 10:41am

1/250 second
ISO 64
18 mm