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Astragalus oocephalus

Astragalus oocephalus
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Copyright: Ori Fragman Sapir (fragman) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3032 W: 11 N: 2351] (43778)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2009-05-03
Categories: Flowers
Exposure: f/32, 1/250 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2010-02-28 1:38
Viewed: 3953
Points: 14
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Astragalus oocephalus is one of the rarest plants in Israel. It was recorded from 2 sites, but than disappeared for years. In the 90s we found it again on 1 place.
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Exploded stars?
Hi Ori, the flower is wonderful and interesting, like it was exploding, very pretty, thanks, excellent post
Sabine - wishnugaruda

Hello Ori,
it's always nice to find rare subjects.
This is a beautiful plant, with lovely flower and leaf.
It's well exposed and it standout well from the bg.
Well done.

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  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2010-02-28 4:20]

Great to see very rare plant with interesting flower, well captured. I posted one common flower which you may like. tfs.

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  • anel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 3053 W: 3 N: 8715] (40574)
  • [2010-02-28 4:28]

Hello Ori,
Again a very fine picture from an Astragalus species! And this one seems to be very rare!
Fine composition and beautiful contrast with the darker background to enhance the fine shape of the leaves.
Kind regards

Bonjour Ori,
Très belle et artistique macro valorisant bien le sujet.
A bientôt sur TN pour de nouvelles aventures.

hello Ori
very nice shot with good details and great sharpness
greeting lou

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  • nglen Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2883 W: 30 N: 9683] (36145)
  • [2010-02-28 8:57]

Hi Ori. This is a chance for us to see a plant we our never likely to see in the wild so thanks for showing us this rare plant with its beautiful yellow flower. It looks so delicate. well taken TFS,

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