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Plectranthus barbatus


Plectranthus barbatus
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Copyright: Raimundo Mesquita (mesquens) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 168 W: 9 N: 287] (2073)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-10-07
Categories: Flowers
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/4 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Final Version, Original Version
Date Submitted: 2015-10-12 13:09
Viewed: 1301
Points: 8
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Plectranthus barbatus, also known by the synonym Coleus forskohlii and vernacular names forskohlii[2] and Indian coleus, is a tropical perennial plant related to the typical coleus species. It is interesting from a scientific and medicinal standpoint because it produces forskolin.

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  • Great 
  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2015-10-12 15:55]

Hi Raimundo,excellent macro of this lovely small flower,a perfect purple and impressive sharpness too,i like it! Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano

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  • tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2754 W: 282 N: 4931] (19883)
  • [2015-10-12 19:55]

Hello Raimundo,
A lovely flowering plant presented in an attractive vertical composition. I like the unusual shape of the pretty purple flowers which reminds me somewhat of an orchid. Focus looks sharp and the exposure is just right. Nice clean BG.
Ron

Hi Raimundo

Excellent image of Plectranthus in a diagonal align, excellent sharpness and details, nice lighting, nice BG color, very beautiful natural colors.

Rgds

Nikos

Hello Raimundo,

Nice to see this beautiful flower(WS too). Color looks natural and well managed BG. Try to use f/22.....No problem, you have tripod. I think you will get more DOF.
Thanks for sharing,
Regards,
Srikumar

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