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Papaver orientale L.

Papaver orientale L.
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Copyright: isa BASKOSE (isabaskose) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 79 W: 0 N: 41] (382)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2009-07-11
Categories: Flowers
Exposure: f/4, 1/640 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2010-04-24 5:33
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Points: 6
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1. Papaver orientale L.
Stems erect, sub-spreading setose below, adpressed-setose above, 60-90 cm. Leaves distributed along the stem at 3-6 nodes, pinnatisect, the segments oblongtriangular, somewhat toothed. Buds ovoid to broadly ovoid, 2-3 cm. Petals 4, 4.5-9 cm, scarlet, immaculate, or with a blotch broader than long at the base. Capsule subglobose. Disc flat, stigmas 7-16.

Two varieties may be recognised:
1. var. orientale
1. var. parviflora

The Papaver genera is represented about by 70 taxa in Turkiye. Genera's species is widespread in Turkiye.

1. Anonymous, 2010: Onosma, TÜBiVES - Türkiye Bitkileri Veri Servisi [Turkish Plants Data Service] [visited on April, 24th, 2010].
2. P.H.Davis, 1965-1985: Flora Of Turkey and East Aegean Islands Vol.1

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Merhaba Isa bey,
Excellent capture, with nice colours and composition. This papaper is cultivated here in gardens, but could not be seen in wild. Selamlar,

Hello Isa
fine shot of this beautifu duo, i like the bright red colors of this flowers in a green surroundings, lovely composition and superb lighting
Have a good night

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  • jhm Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 893 W: 0 N: 507] (1853)
  • [2010-04-26 8:37]

Merhaba Isa,

I love red papaver, also the smell is amazing when you can find a great field
Sharpness and clarity be superb. TFS.

Best regards,

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