As the Burr That Protects the Fruit

Posted by Tracey of These Nine Acres (Maryland, United States) on 21 January 2011 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

"Heaven sometimes hedges a rare character about with ungainliness and odium, as the burr that protects the fruit." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Canon EOS 5D
1/800 second
F/4.5
ISO 400
100 mm

burr
plant
nature
thorns

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