Alien Plant

Doesn’t this look like it should be growing on Mars? Unfortunately, it’s only from my front yard. Or perhaps that is fortunate, since I’d have trouble collecting it to photograph from Mars. In summer, it’s an unremarkable blue flower, but come autumn there are all these weird seed pods. Cool.

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2 responses

  1. Chris Alkire

    It’s a Nigella flower, also called Love in the Mist. Those alien pods have lots of seeds you can harvest,

    November 8, 2012 at 6:36 pm

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