(This is a good picture to click on to enlarge...)
Check out the Beauty Berries ripening in a blushing tide. (Another click on/enlarge worthy!)
The color gradation makes me think of paint samples, where the colors go from dark to light.
This year's Beauty Berries have been spectacular; the biggest clusters ever!
(And I think if the fantasy story about the baby snake with the crystal ever gets written, it should include Beauty Berries in the plot. And mushrooms that have run away from the fairy ring...)
In case you are wondering how I am finding time to mess around with my camera in the woods right now: