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Uploaded: 07/31/08 4:12 AM GMT
"Lucifer in the Evening"
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Crocosmia is such a graceful plant. It flowers for weeks and the leaves are almost as striking. This one is planted amongst some roses and they really seem to compliment each other.

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.mesmerized
07/31/08 9:59 AM GMT
Very striking...love the color and lighting...nicely taken.
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::Hottrockin
07/31/08 10:10 AM GMT
Stunning flora with snap, crackle 'n' poppin' colorings!!
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Why do the pictures come out square when the lens is round??
::LynEve
07/31/08 1:30 PM GMT
I kow this as montbretia. It grows wild here along the roadsides and in waste areas, and is classed as a pest ! I took some home once years ago to plant in my garden and it took me several years to get rid of it :)

I really like it - and this is a great image of it - very realistic and it pops right ourt of the screen.
Well done :)
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The question is not what you look at, but what you see ~ Marcel Proust
.muki7
07/31/08 1:47 PM GMT
A very colourful shot with good detail. Very well captured.

Ed
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I will give up my camera, When they pry my cold dead fingers from around it.
::0930_23
07/31/08 1:55 PM GMT
Just beautiful Joe. The colors are stunning. I bet it does make the green of the trees look better. Nice clarity. Excellent post.

Tick
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I'll meet you at the edge of the sunlight, just behind the shadows. The Ghost
::allisontaylor
07/31/08 2:05 PM GMT
That's some serious color! Beautiful capture. Details are eye catching.
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::cynlee
07/31/08 3:21 PM GMT
Gorgeous flowers, Joe and a wonderful capture. The colors are knock out! I really like the framing too.
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::tigger3
07/31/08 6:40 PM GMT
Stunning color snd so well presented and framed. Gorgeous!
:) sandi♥
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Nature in all her glory is my uplift on life.
.TheWhisperer
07/31/08 8:19 PM GMT
This is a beautiful image of this flower. I have been trying to take photo's of this plant lately, but none have come out as beautiful as yours. You have really brought out the true beauty in this under-rated flower indeed. Fav'd and thanks for sharing this lovely image!
Ann
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.annie100
07/31/08 9:23 PM GMT
Absolutly stunning colors and so fantastic clarity and flowers!
Very beautiful shot!
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::fogz
08/01/08 7:18 AM GMT
oh yes Joe! I love these flowers - I have a bit patch of them in my garden just outside the window next to me - so pretty and yes they flower for weeks! I like the 'Lucifer in the evening' name - never heard that one before. Beautifully captured!
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.OrchidLadyLinda
08/03/08 2:35 AM GMT
~ Lovely capture Joe!
:)
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