Fiddlehead

Kenton L. Elliott 5/24/2004 4:31:21 AM

Great macro shot, Marcie, and interesting commentary about this fern. I'd never heard of it. Thank you, and keep up the great work! #131050

Michael Wehrman 5/24/2004 4:41:13 AM

Great shot Marcie #557350

Marcie A. Fowler 5/24/2004 5:11:02 AM

Thanks so much Kenton and Mike.

Kenton . . . glad you enjoyed the commentary as well. I was going to try to describe how they taste too but it's kind of indescribable. A lot of people drown them in butter or vinegar so . . . #557418

Robin L. Wehrman 5/24/2004 8:08:44 AM

Excellent shot Marice! very nice detail on a very different plant, well done!! #557777

Lori Ditlefsen 5/24/2004 8:34:03 AM

Wonderful shot Marcie! Love the design and clarity! #557843

Marcie A. Fowler 5/24/2004 12:12:36 PM

Thank you very much Robin and Lori. #558034

Darren K. Fisher 5/24/2004 7:35:39 PM

Im with you, I much rather photograph them then eat them, your lighting is great here along with your detail. #558557

Marcie A. Fowler 5/25/2004 4:13:43 AM

Thanks Darren.

I take it you've had the experience of eating themt then. I do try a few about once a year. More out of a sense of duty than any paticular like for them (LOL)!! #558963


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Macro shot of a baby fern. Not sure what those in other parts of the country call these baby ferns but we call them fiddleheads. This time of year you can see people along the river picking them either for their own eating or to sell to others. I didn't pick any cause I'm not fond of eating them but they made for interesting photo subjects.

Uploaded on 5/24/2004 4:28:14 AM


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