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Cirsium chrysacanthum

Cirsium chrysacanthum
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Copyright: Ferran J Lloret (ferranjlloret) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 791 W: 53 N: 2113] (10340)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2011-07-26
Categories: Flowers
Exposure: f/7.1, 1/1000 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Plants of Morocco [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2011-11-01 21:35
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Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Cirsium chrysacanthum (Ball) Jahand. in Jahandiez & Maire, Cat. Pl. Maroc: 800. 1934

Cnicus chrysacanthus Ball

It is a species endemic to Morocco,and exclusive of the Atlas and Antiatlas mountains. Inhabits the borders of mountains rivers and torrents, usually in soil siliceous or schists. The inflorescence of golden spines give a very characteristic.

This photo is taken in Toubkal, Atlas mountain at 3.300 m, Morocco

Other pictures of Cirsium in my Personal web

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Hi Ferran,
Excellent close up with clear details and perfect sharpness, very well done

another surprise from Morocco, TFS Ori

Interesting Cirsium species. Nicely composed photo with good detail. regards yiannis

nice shot Ferran of this flower
great details and good details
thanks greeting lou

Bonjour Ferran,
Bonne valorisation du sujet dans une lumière bien maitrisée et malgré un cadrage qui me paraît un peu trop serré.
A bientôt sur TN pour de nouvelles aventures.

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