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Origanum cordifolium

Origanum cordifolium
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Copyright: Sami TAMSON (stomsoncy) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 156 W: 0 N: 399] (2992)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-07-15
Categories: Flowers
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-08-11 0:14
Viewed: 2176
Points: 14
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Origanum cordifolium (LAMIACEAE)
An aromatic, perennial subshrub up to 60 cm high. Leaves opposite, ovoid to cordate in shape, with leathery texture. Flowers whitish or pinkish arranged in an oblong, pendulous spike and subtended by large, purplish bracts. It is a rare endemic species, restricted to the Troodos range (Pafos Forest) on rocks and cliffs, especially along streamsides (altitude 200-1200 m). Flowering season: June to August.
IUCN category: Vulnerable

Source:Charalambos Christodoulou (floracy)

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Hi Sami, this is real telepathy ! the same flower and we are neighbours, great capture and greetings Ori

Hi Sami,
very nice colours, great point of view. Nice presentation. Very good sharpness.
Have a nice weekend,

Nice composition of this interesting species, telepathy whith Ori jajaja
TFS, Ferran

Hallo Sami
The fine detail on the anthers of this Origanum cordifolium is truly remarkable. The rich purple colours on the tips is just as beautiful. Thanks for sharing. Best regards.

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2012-08-11 16:23]

Hi Sami,beautiful capture whit an excellent choice of point of view and great details and colors,i like it!Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano

Hello Sami
Another impressive photo with interesting composition, wonderful lighting and very good sharpness.

Hello Sami
Wonderful close-up, with excellent detail and perfect exposure and focus.
regards yiannis

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