Monday, January 12, 2015

Mushrooms and Murals, January 12, 2015

Macro Monday
December 21, 2014, Lee county, Mississippi, USA

December 21, 2014, Lee county, MS, USA


January 6, 2015, Prentiss county, MS, USA

I don't remember ever seeing a mushroom turn its cap up so completely as this one.  Up close like this, it looks like a monster from a horror movie, but it is actually a rather small mushroom.

Monday Murals

Mural on the south side of the Cherokee Town Hall near US Hwy 72, Cherokee, Alabama, USA
This mural was painted by 13 of Mrs. Burns art students at Cherokee High School in October 2012, depicting the Native American Indians (the Cherokees), the farming community (cotton), and the Tennessee River.

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11 comments:

  1. Wonderfull dhot from the mushrooms!
    I like it!
    Hugs from Hamburg
    Britta

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  2. There's fungus amongus and the mural is great. The kids should paint more of them. Tom The Backroads Traveller

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  3. Great post, Lea....love the mural, and the last mushroom is really unusual.

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  4. I love the mushrooms. They're very interesting.

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  5. These mushrooms look very impressive! Great!

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  6. The students should be proud of their mural.

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  7. You captured the fungi beautifully. Great mural too.

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  8. You look at this mural and see local pride in their history. The Indian mascot looks majestic. Thanks, Lea, for contributing to this week's Monday Mural.

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  9. I wish I could identify mushrooms. Would be neat to know all about them. Good mural.

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  10. Excellent macros -- that last one (turned up cap) is quite unusual looking.

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