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Asphodelus ramosus


Asphodelus ramosus
Photo Information
Copyright: Umar Ulyn (goatman04) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 961 W: 2 N: 1863] (10573)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-03
Categories: Flowers
Exposure: f/1.4, 1/800 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-05-26 5:35
Viewed: 1974
Points: 22
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Asphodelus ramosus, also known as Branched asphodel, is a perennial herb in the Asparagales order. Similar in appearance to Asphodelus albus and particularly Asphodelus cerasiferus, it may be distinguished by its highly branched stem and smaller fruits.

Its very numerous flowers are white with six tepals bearing a central brown streak. The fruits are small round capsules.


Scientific classification

Kingdom: Plantae
clade: Angiosperms
clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Xanthorrhoeaceae
Subfamily: Asphodeloideae
Genus: Asphodelus
Species: A. ramosus

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Hi Umar, my neighbour today,
really interesting photo. Amazing flowers. Great point of view.
Have a nice weekend,
Maciek

Ciao Umar, nice composition with lovely flowers, splendid light, wonderful colors and excellent clarity, very well done, my friend, have a good week end, ciao Silvio

These fresh and delicate looking flowers give a strong impression of the advent of spring, Umar.
Once again, I like your placing them in context of their blurred surroundings.
Thanks and regards.
Ram

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2012-05-26 8:37]

Hi Umar,i like a lot this style to take flowers pic whit this rich and beautiful background,very good composition and total sharpness on this wild asphodelus,i like the ide and the top quality! Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano

Ciao Umar.
Forse questa la prima volta che cerco di commento una tua foto, ma non ho parole,stupenda in tutti isenssi.COMPLIMENTI
Ciao Marco.

Hello Umar,

Hope life is good in the company of such wonderful flowers you capture each day. These asphodels look amazing indeed in the bright sunshine against a blurred background of a stone wall and green trees.Growing on slope they look lovely, raising their heads to the sky.Thanks a lot for sharing another wondrous species from your region.....take care....warmest regards/Abid

Hello Umar,
A marvelous composition. Wonderful plants..... It is a perfect photo taken from a very good low POV. Excellent light......The details are fantastic. Very sharp and lovely natural colors.
Thanks for sharing!
Marius.

hello Umar
very nice picture looks 3D
great details and beautiful colours
thanks greeting lou

Hello Umar
Beautiful presentation of this species.Lovely composition,wonderful colours and details.
Thank You
Have a good Sunday!
J.Diogo

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  • anel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 3053 W: 3 N: 8715] (40574)
  • [2012-05-27 4:26]

Hello Umar,
Aphodelus is a striking flower, it has its blossom actually in our Botanical Garden and it seems to be very attractive for insects. You have seen it in nature, what is even more interesting and I like the way you show it including the surroundings in the shot.
Kind regards
Anne

Ciao Umar. Great POV for the detailed handsome flower against the intrigant environment.

Roberto

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