Sneeze alert, serious pollen in the air. Look if you dare

Discussion in 'Nature' started by davect01, Dec 6, 2011.

  1. I was walking by this bush and the wind started picking up the pollen. It was soon everywhere I looked.

    All taken with the NEX-3 and a 28mm Minolta.





    A bit of a close up

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  2. adanac

    adanac SC Veteran

    Sep 30, 2011
    Vancouver, BC

    Although I could be wrong, I'm fairly certain those are seeds, not pollen.
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  3. stratokaster

    stratokaster SC Top Veteran

    Dec 27, 2010
    Kiev, Ukraine
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    Ewwww. Even looking at those images makes me allergic.
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  4. Seeds, pollen, your probably right. All makes me sneeze no matter what you call them.
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  5. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus

    Jul 17, 2010
    Perth, Western Australia
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    Bill Shinnick
    Well spotted and captured - seeds to me too.
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  6. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
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    Reminds me of a Cottonwood tree? Beautiful if one doesn't inhale!:wink:
  7. christilou

    christilou SC Hall of Famer

    Jul 13, 2010
    Sunny Frimley
    Seed storm! I imagine this would be horrible to have to walk through :)
  8. It's was kind of like snow, if snow itched and made you sneeze.