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Androcymbium palaestinum

Androcymbium palaestinum
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Copyright: Ori Fragman Sapir (fragman) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3032 W: 11 N: 2351] (43778)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-01-07
Categories: Flowers
Exposure: f/22, 1/200 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-01-10 1:22
Viewed: 2358
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This sub-endemic species grows along the Rift Valley and adjascent areas. Its amazing how it migrated along the Rift Valley noerthwards to Lake of Galilee (where this picture was taken). The Genus Androcymbium is mainly African. It is closely related to Colchicum, belonging to the same family - Colchicaceae. Both genera are characterized by 6 distinct nectaries at anthers bases.

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  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2012-01-10 5:56]

Lovely flowers, very beautiful image, happy to see them. tfs.

Interesting and beautiful plant Ori! Excellent photo!

Lovely details and pleasing natural tone of this beautiful flower, Ori.
Thanks and kind regards,

Hi Ori,
A very difficult genus, two species seen in Morocco this winter
excellent capture!!! TFS

Yofi, Yofi.

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