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Ranunculus asiaticus

Ranunculus asiaticus
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Copyright: Umar Ulyn (goatman04) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 961 W: 2 N: 1863] (10573)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2009-03
Categories: Flowers
Exposure: f/2.8, 1/50 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2009-06-18 7:31
Viewed: 5308
Points: 18
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Ranunculus asiaticus (Persian Buttercup) is a species of buttercup (Ranunculus) native to the eastern Mediterranean region in southwestern Asia, southeastern Europe (Crete, Karpathos and Rhodes), and northeastern Africa.

It is a herbaceous perennial plant growing to 45 cm tall, with simple or branched stems. The basal leaves are three-lobed, with leaves higher on the stems more deeply divided; like the stems, they are downy or hairy. The flowers are 3–5 cm diameter, variably red to pink, yellow, or white, with one to several flowers on each stem.

Scientific classification

Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Ranunculales
Family: Ranunculaceae
Genus: Ranunculus
Species: R. asiaticus

Binomial name

Ranunculus asiaticus

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  • KOMSIS Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 820 W: 0 N: 2419] (10674)
  • [2009-06-18 10:16]

Salam Umar,
A red flower in green tissue ...
Nice colors and a beautiful red flower.
Best wishes,

Hello Umar, a beautiful close-up of a buttercup. Great colours and details.
TFS and regards,

Hello Umar, fine close-up shot of this beautiful wild flower from a nice point of view. Wonderful composition.
TFS and greetings, Deniz

Salam Umar, an awesome macro of this beautifully coloured buttercup from wonderful POV with nice warm colours and fine composition.
TFS and cheers,

Ciao Umar, elegant flower with fantastic colors, good details and splendid sharpness, very well done, ciao Silvio

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  • efsus Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 415 W: 11 N: 843] (3947)
  • [2009-06-21 8:49]

Merhaba Umar!
Bu ne güzel bir çiçek böyle! Renkler, keskinlik ve kompozisyon enfes olmuş. Tebrikler.


Bonjour Umar,
Très belle présentation du sujet dans son environnement ; il y apparait bien valorisé par l'appréciation de la finesse des détails et de la délicatesse des couleurs.
A bientôt sur TN pour de nouvelles aventures.

Ciao Umar. My best compliments fot the amazing contrast and very good sharpness.


مرحبا عمر
كيف حالك؟ انشاء الله كل شيء لطيف
Recently I have not seen on TN. Maybe a small break after 400th:)
This is one of the best and great macro shot for beautiful Ranunculus asiaticus with splendid natural colors and great focus. POV and composition also very nice. shukran katheeran wassalams ya akhi.

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