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Phlomis lychnitis

Phlomis lychnitis
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Copyright: Ferran J Lloret (ferranjlloret) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 791 W: 53 N: 2113] (10340)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2011-05-08
Categories: Flowers
Exposure: f/7.1, 1/640 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Plants of Catalonia [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2011-11-25 19:35
Viewed: 2735
Points: 20
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Phlomis lychnitis L., Sp. Pl.: 585. 1753
=Phlomis clusii Bubani, Fl. Pyren. 1: 461. 1897

Phlomis is an subshrubs in the family Lamiaceae, the leaves are entiere, opposite, airy, and rugose to reticulate, yellow flowers arranged in verticillastres. Is endemic to the Iberian Peninsula and south-western France.

This photo is taken in la Torre de l’Espanyol (T), Catalunya.

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Hi Ferran,
We have in Israel 10 species of the genus Phlomis, but not the Phlomis lychnitis,
Very good image.

Hello Ferran
Interesting Phlomis and another great macro with very good composition, wonderful colours and impressive sharpness.

amazing species! In Israel we have 6 phlomis species, TFS Ori

That's a pretty Phlomis, lovely lemon colour.
Fine photo with excellent detail.
regards yiannis

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  • tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2754 W: 282 N: 4931] (19883)
  • [2011-11-26 0:19]

Hello Ferran,
The vertical presentation works great for this particular flowering plant. Exposure is right on the money and the colors are true and natural. Love the attractive BG and wonderful DOF. Great work!!

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2011-11-26 1:11]

Hello Ferran.
A wonderful macro of this flower.The DOF is well handled,the details are sharp and clear.Nicely composed against a lovely blurred BG.Best regards Siggi

hello Ferran
great sharpness and beautiful colours
very nice flowers to see
thanks greeting lou

Hi Ferran,
nice light on this flower. Amazing natural colours. Very good composition. Suitable background.
Have a nice weekend,

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2011-11-26 15:18]

Hi Ferran,great capture and excellent total sharpness,and isn't easy whit flowers like that,beautiful yellow and composition too.Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano

Hi Ferran,
Lovely picture of this beautiful flower with good details & splendid yellow color.
Taken from a good POV & great sharpness. Well done & TFS.

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