Photos of birds, fish, flowers and miscellaneous things that catch my eye and instill a sense of wonder.
Saturday, November 06, 2010
Rose after the Rain
A rose with rain drops still glistening in the sun.
Fun Rose facts: * The word rose derives from Latin, rosa and from Greek ρόδιόν rhodion. * Attar of rose is steam-extracted rose petal oil used in perfume and also in cooking * French rose syrup is also made from rose petal extract. * Rose hips (the seed pod of the rose) are high in vitamin C and are used in vitamins, preserves, tea and makeup