Milkweed filaments

A closeup of the hair-like filaments of a milkweed seed:

I like the design delicate, gossamer threads make. Not a lot of detail, but it has an airy look I like.

10 thoughts on “Milkweed filaments

    • I haven’t really tried a no-detail image, but this one flirts with that sort of look. I should try one with none at all, I’ve seen a few images with no detail that work beautifully.

  1. I often amuse myself with a little game I call Nature’s Analogies, and this is a perfect example. Had I not read the title, I would have seen this image as details of egret plumes. It’s beautiful.

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