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Mutant Foxglove


Mutant Foxglove
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Copyright: Les Bennett (williewhistler) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 82 W: 0 N: 229] (1577)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-06-19
Categories: Flowers
Camera: Nikon D300s, Nikkor AF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 ED
Exposure: 1/25 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-06-19 13:59
Viewed: 5008
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This evening a friend has guided us to a lonely location where a number of these foxgloves are growing,the top bloom being open bell shaped.
Foxglove (Digitalis purpurea) anomaly peloric monstrous terminal flower mutation caused by a double recessive gene at a locus called "centroradialis".

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  • Argus Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5038 W: 260 N: 15594] (50626)
  • [2012-06-20 0:23]

Hello Les,
This is an interesting and somewhat spectacular mutant, something new to me!
Well taken with fine clarity and natural colours.
Thank you!
Kind regards,
Ivan

HI Les,
what a nice flower. Nice and incredible! Amazing colours, composition.
Thanks for sharing,
Maciek

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  • anel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 3053 W: 3 N: 8715] (40574)
  • [2012-07-08 4:47]

Hello Les,
Finally I have understood why these Foxgloves are mutants. Well taken shot and an interesting contribution to TN.
Kind regards
Anne

hello Les
this is a very nice picture of this flower
i have post this last week also on TN
this name of this variant is

Pseudo-pelorie

Pelorische topflower mostly on the
Digitalis purpurea
People with flower gardens are very interting of the seed of this flower
thanks greeting lou

interesting and unusual, TFS Ori

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