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sorbus
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Copyright: Krzysztof Pabis (cataclysta) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 752 W: 174 N: 2191] (5666)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-09-23
Categories: Trees
Camera: Olympus C-8080 WZ
Exposure: f/3.2, 1/640 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2006-09-24 4:41
Viewed: 3550
Points: 2
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Rowan (Sorbus aucuparia) Family: Rosaceae
Small deciduous tree - maximum height of 10-15m. Widely spread throughout Europe, in western Asia in Russia and the Caucasus region, and in north Africa. Leaves are up to 20 cm. in length, and are comprised of 9-15 leaflets, with serrated edges.The creamy-white flowers appear in May or early June. Small individual flowers (1cm) grow in dense clusters each containing up to 250 flowers, and measuring 8-15 cm. Red color berries appear in August or early September. The berries are rich in ascorbic acid and are eaten primarily by birds and some times by treknature photographers.

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  • whjb Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 51 W: 26 N: 172] (683)
  • [2006-09-24 15:29]

Hi Krzysztof,

Interesting composition. Red always has a big impact in any photo.

TFS
Willem

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