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Tribulus terrestris

Tribulus terrestris
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Copyright: Ferran J Lloret (ferranjlloret) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 791 W: 53 N: 2113] (10340)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2010-10-16
Categories: Flowers
Exposure: f/6.3, 1/400 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Plants of Catalonia, Plants of Europe I [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2010-11-10 20:47
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Points: 12
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Tribulus terrestris

Tribulus terrestris is a flowering plant in the family Zygophyllaceae, native to warm temperate and tropical regions of the Old World in southern Europe, southern Asia, throughout Africa, and Australia. It can thrive even in desert climates and poor soil. Like many weedy species, this plant has many common names, including puncturevine, caltrop, cathead, yellow vine, goathead, burra gokharu and bindii.

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This photo is taken in Riba-roja, La Ribera d’Ebre (T), Catalunya.

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Hallo Ferran
A very interesting image which is different and rather eye-catching. I like the composition and the uniqueness of the subject. Great detail captured, with excellent light and contrasts. The fine details is stunning and really fascinating to look at. Thanks for sharing. Best regards.

  • mkurtel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 145 W: 0 N: 226] (1237)
  • [2010-11-10 23:46]

Hallo Ferran,
Name camel thorn in my country is known as, coronary heart disease, such as tea drinking
thanks for sharing , regards

nice closeup, greetings Ori

Hi Ferran,
I think this is super artistic composition. Great technique as usually.
Great job!

Bonjour Ferran
Agréable macro valorisant bien le sujet.
A bientôt sur TN pour de nouvelles aventures.

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  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2010-11-11 6:22]

Find image of this plant species, I use to see this but of late its missing here, well made image. tfs.

Hello Ferran,
Very nice shot of this interesting Mediterranean plant. Great sharpness and beautiful shadows. They are many things to say about it, the shape of the fruit like Malta cross, the medicinal uses... Cheers,

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