China Berry

© Murry Grigsby

China Berry

Ruth Denton 10/24/2002 10:01:51 AM

Very lovely shot. I love the colors. #11452

Lianne E. Cook

i love this! #19045

Carolyn M. Fletcher

Pretty!! I can relate, though, we have sassafrass trees, which also come up from the root..We took out 43 trees inside our back fence when we moved here and still there are way too many.And they keep on keepin' on... #19049

Carol Engstrom

Beautiful Murry. Those are really unusual leaf colors. #19063

Murry Grigsby

Thanks, all. It's a good thing I shot the photo yesterday because it is pouring down rain hear again today. We were about 10 inches below normal rain fall going into July and now we have a surplus with no signs of stopping. #19070


Gorgeous colors! #19788

Carol Engstrom

Congrats Murry! #22408

Kathleen Clemons

Congrats on your wins, Murry. :) #22418

Carolyn M. Fletcher

YaHOO..Congrats, Murry!! #22510

Ruth Denton

Congratulations Murry! #22684

Cathy M. Gromball

Congratulations Murry! Beautiful shot!

Cathy :) #22742

Judy Wick

Wow..these colors are gorgeous! (Very nice gallery Murry!) #61326

William C. Raco

Great lighting and colors.
Your DoF and composition make this work so well.
Great shot, and congratulations. #64861

Damian P. Gadal

Congrats again Murry - wonderful work! #64879

Gunther Allen

Murry- your work is colorful well captured and presented. They not only make you happy, but many of its viewer too! Keep up the great work. -G #71386

Barbara K. Breitsameter

So lovely Murry! Your work amazes me. #80170

Murry Grigsby

Thanks for your nice comment, Barbara. #80252

Jean Papo

This photo is wonderful...I,like everybody else, LOVE the colors!!! #99141

Murry Grigsby

Thanks, Jean. #99724

Laura Clay-Ballard 5/26/2005 10:33:33 AM

It's a kaleidoscope of colors!
I love it! #1399268

Murry Grigsby 5/26/2005 11:50:48 AM

Thanks Laura! #1399433

Melissa G. Meiselman 8/29/2008 6:35:03 AM

Murry your gallery is beautiful..I looked at most of the images. I was also looking for recent posts so I could comment upon your newest work. Anyway, the colors in this image are fantastic and eye catching!!! #6384492

Bill Houghton 10/1/2008 1:19:28 PM

Murry, this is so beautiful. You did a wonderful job capturing this. Have a great week. Bill

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Lisa J. Boulden 10/6/2008 10:35:41 AM

Such a beautiful capture, with great light and color!
Love the dof!
~Lisa #6560684

Murry Grigsby 10/30/2008 5:38:03 PM

A belated thank you to Melissa, Bill and Lisa! #6685422

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These native trees grow like weeds in the Houston area and are called China berry or tallow trees. I think they must be related to the aspen tree because they will seed or sprout from the root. They give us some fall color every year regardless of the weather but most people fight to keep them from taking over their yards. Shot with a Canon D30 and a 100mm macro lens on a rainy afternoon.

Uploaded on 10/24/2002 9:03:14 AM Photo Contest Finalist

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