Up until Sunday, it's been fairly damp here in the Pacific Northwest. When I went traipsing through the backyard to photograph flowers, I saw that the dandelions have wasted no time pushing up invading stems. The last couple of weeks it's been raining or drizzling with a high of about 50F. I suppose it's only a matter of time before the slugs come out in full force.
This is another macro lens shot, and I manged to get the focal point somewhere near the tip of the stem, with resulting fuzziness in the fore- and background. What I like about this shot is that it's not so much about the fluffy parasols so much as it's about the seeds they carry.