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I have no idea the name on this flower. I bought it a week ago and put in in to my garden. Its a funny flower, in the night the flower close and in the morning it open up like this. Thanks to all who view and comment. I really appreciate it.


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07/02/07 12:28 AM GMT
What a wonderful frame around a beautiful flower... great job.
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07/02/07 2:13 AM GMT
A super shot with great clarity Mariana, and I love the frame. Excellent work :)

It's a Gazania,also known as African Daisy or Treasure Flower

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07/02/07 3:35 AM GMT
Oh a morning flower then Mariana! lol It's cool whatever it is! Nice capture! C):-)
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07/02/07 4:21 AM GMT
I would have said Gazania too, but I didn't know they folded up at night. That is really neat! What a great flower and what a great presentation. I really like how you did this frame.
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You will be led to the knowledge of the internal things which are invisible to you, by the external things which you see before you. . . . Even so then, we can represent to ourselves in thought the Author of all that is, by contemplating and admiring the (visible) things which He has made, and ever brings into being. - Hermes
07/02/07 10:14 AM GMT
Striking flora Mariana!! A real beauty with dy-no-mite detailings and colorations!! The framing is off the wall awesome!!
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Why do the pictures come out square when the lens is round?? Picture Purrrfect .
07/02/07 10:50 AM GMT
wow, thats a pretty neat flower mariana! i love the colours and the shape of the petals, good job, i bet it looks nice in your garden!
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07/02/07 6:53 PM GMT
Nice pic...and I love the is full of energy and reinforces the shape of the petals.
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"The lyf so short, the craft so long to lerne, Thassay so hard, so sharp the conquering..." Chaucer
07/02/07 8:07 PM GMT
Whoa!!! Now this is awesome! Great job dear it is beautiful.
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"A closed mind is a wonderful thing to lose."
07/03/07 7:01 PM GMT
Very nice indeed. I especially like the framing - perfect job. Something to learn from. Thanks!
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07/03/07 11:18 PM GMT
Beautiful clear shot of this lovely flower, and I really like your presentation. The frame is perfect.
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07/03/07 11:59 PM GMT
Open up and say ahhhh!!
Fantastic shot, great presentation
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"What doesn't kill us makes us stronger" - Friedrich Nietzsche
03/26/08 11:55 PM GMT
Hi Mariana,
A very creative the frame and the beauty of color..
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