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Asphodeline lutea

Asphodeline lutea
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Copyright: Ishi Talmon (Ishi) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 298 W: 21 N: 1943] (13387)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2014-02-22
Categories: Flowers
Camera: Nikon D 80, AF-S VR Micro Nikkor 105mm 1:2.8G ED, 62 mm UV
Exposure: f/22, 1/125 seconds
Details: (Fill) Flash: Yes
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2014-02-23 2:43
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Favorites: 1 [view]
Points: 12
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Asphodeline lutea is known as "King's Spear" or "Yellow Asphodel". This Lily family perennial my reach 120 cm in height. The asymmetrical flowers are about 25 mm in the longest dimension. While in most locations in the Mediterranean areas the flowers are yellow, in most art of Israel the flowers are orange, as shown here.

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2014-02-23 2:49]

Hi Ishi,how is nice this asphodel,it's very rare to see a yellow one,i'm usual to watch whites...the pic is another time at the top of quality,great details and colors and a perfect view too.Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano

Hello Ishi,
A top quality image! The details, focus and sharpness are splendid. Lovely contrast of this beautiful flower against the dark background. Fantastic details and clarity. Very nice composition. Amazing shape and colors.
Thanks for sharing this interesting capture.

Hello Mr.Ishi,
Although Botany isn't my subject,but sometime well known species and stunning presentation invite me to cherish the beauty of the creation.When I was in standard 9,I read about this specie(Today I got another species which has posted by My.Laurent).Even my yahoo ID is asphodel.Outstanding picture with excellent stripe and details.
Thanks for sharing such beautiful picture which reminds me my student life.
Regards and have a nice day to you,

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2014-02-23 6:44]

Hello Ishi,
What a remarkable plant. Superbly taken in good sharpness, details and beautiful colours. The flash did its work very well. Taken from the best POV against a nice contrasting dark background.

Hi Ishi
照的清晰 很漂亮的花朵
顏色鮮豔華麗 這品種的花很特別 真是好看極了
光線亮麗 花朵也很漂亮 真的很有特色 令人激賞
構圖美麗 背景深遂

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  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2014-02-24 5:34]

Beautiful flowers and buds...lovely image. tfs.

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