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|Impala Lily also known as the Sabi Star.|
The plant flowers mainly in June to late September. Flower size +/- 5cm across.
Habitat: Northern KwaZulu-Natal, eastern Mpumalanga, Limpopo, Swaziland, Mozambique and Zimbabwe.
It is a showy flower that is sometimes compared to a miniature boabab.
The plant contains toxins harmful to domestic stock. The toxins are used by the Bushmen as poison for their arrowheads.
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- [2019-10-03 4:01]
Hi Ben,wonderful flower that i never seen before,in fact the branch reminds a lot a mini baobab as you wrote. A very professional macro showing the best details and colors of this lovely species. Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano
Ciao Ben, great macro of fantastic flower, wonderful colors, fine details and splendid sharpness, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio
Gorgeous photo, the unique flowers are tack sharp, the exposure is spot on and the red of the flower, especially where got a bit of sunshine, is wonderful. Spectacular shadow depth of field as well, and for the whole majestic composition, the chosen point of view is superb, too. Absolutely the photo of the day for me.
Kind regards from Ireland, László
Well captured this beautiful flower, saw at Orpen Rest Camp, Kruger National Park. Well detailed shot.
Thanks for sharing,
Regards and have a nice weekend,
- [2019-10-07 4:03]