Monday, January 9, 2012

Mellow Yellow Monday: Heliconia


 Heliconia psittacorum, Parrot's Beak, Parakeet Flower,  False Bird-of-Paradise

That which is striking and beautiful is not always good, but that which is good is always beautiful.

~ Ninon de L'Enclos


13 comments:

Judy SheldonWalker said...

So pretty. The colors are stunning.

Hope you have a happy, healthy and blessed new year!

SunnyToast said...

Such a beautiful flower:)

have a great year!

J Bar said...

It's beautiiful.

Liz said...

Beautiful shot. Have a fabulous week.

Liz @ MLC
Liz @ MCN

chubskulit said...

Wow, I love it's colors. Such a beautiful bloom!

Gattina said...

Very beautiful flower !

mary said...

Wow Luna so this is the birds of paradise. It's very pretty too. Happy Monday! Thanks for the visit and hey check out my three giveaways on my three blogs. Thanks!

Mary, MI

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

Fantastic colors.

January said...

lovely heliconia..:)

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Ann said...

nice little birds, I like heliconias.

NixBlog said...

Beautiful photo of this amazing flower!
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Leah H. said...

Lovely, nice shot!

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Lesa said...

So exotic! I remember seeing these in Hawaii. Thanks for the visit!