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Alkanna tinctoria

Alkanna tinctoria
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Copyright: Lior Almagor (LiorAlmagor) Silver Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 14 W: 0 N: 90] (1266)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-01-24
Categories: Flowers
Camera: Nikon D 300s, Nikon DX AF-S 18-200mm 1:3.5-5.6 G ED
Exposure: f/10.0, 1/400 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-02-01 3:36
Viewed: 5188
Points: 2
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Family: Boraginaceae
Genus: Alkanna
Species: Alkanna tinctoria
It has a dark red root of blackish appearance externally but blue-red inside, with a whitish core. The root produces a fine red colouring material which has been used as a close dye, and to give colour to tinctures, vegetable oils, wines, varnishes, etc.

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hello Lior\
Super sharpness and nice light
the colours are beautiful
thanks greeting lou

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