Slo-Mo of Night Blooming Cereus

It seems I left a few amateur botanists and my favorite farrier hanging after the prior posts. Naughty!  So below is video of the initial opening of the flower and what transpired during the viewing party. The first shows little; you have to really watch. Then I charged my phone so there’s a big gap before the final push. Modern tymes, how you alternately delight and vex!

A still of the inner workings. It’s like a magical wonderland in there, as someone noted, and smells divine.

And there you have it, Mr. Platt.

About uppervalleygirl

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Posted on August 22, 2019, in humor and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. 4 Comments.

  1. Ooh, I’ve never seen such! Another great day of LEARNING.

    • There are still some old school emoji that refuse to die, like the always useful ‘hooray” \o/. Also fun is the one for ‘meh’ ¯\_(ツ)_/¯.

  2. That is beautiful!wow!!

    Sent from my iPhone

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