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I wonder....

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 5 March 2014 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

From the same garden as yesterday's rose...

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Do not wonder, it is nice

5 Mar 2014 5:16am

@Jypyä Pop: Yes Jypya... I stood there wondering at Nature's handwork!!

mohkum from Cochin (Kochi), India

Nicely captured macro with saturated tones!

5 Mar 2014 5:32am

@mohkum: Thank you mohkum :)

Moridi from Tehran, Iran

Very beautiful. Superb.

5 Mar 2014 5:48am

@Moridi: Thank you Moridi :)

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Spectacular red and green!

5 Mar 2014 6:24am

@Stephen: Thank you Stephen ;)

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
such beautiful frame, focus, colors & lighting!

5 Mar 2014 7:24am

@omid: Thank you Omid :)

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

I do believe we are looking at poinsettia here . . . such intense colors it offers.

5 Mar 2014 7:28am

@Ronnie 2¢: Thank you Ronnie for enlightening me on the name. I googled this and learnt a lot about this flower...

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice impressive red !

5 Mar 2014 9:32am

@Hiro: Thank you Hiro :)))))

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

A Nadala! (in my language) or (poinsettia) ... Many a strength of this beautiful plant! Best regards Devi!

5 Mar 2014 10:10am

@Adela Fonts: Thank you Adela :)) I am learning a lot here in Amnus :))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

Martine Libouton from Genappe, Belgium

Belle macro

5 Mar 2014 12:29pm

@Martine Libouton: Merci Martine :)

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

mmmm great clarity there Devi, well composed*

5 Mar 2014 12:49pm

@Dimitrios: Thank you Dimitrios:)))))))))))))))))

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

beautiful colour

5 Mar 2014 1:15pm

@Jules: Thank you Jules :)

tataray from Deux-Sèvres. (Charentes-Poitou), France

magnifiques couleurs.... Tonique)

5 Mar 2014 1:23pm

@tataray: Merci tataray :)

don from United States

A spectacular blossom shot. Very eye-catching and well done.

5 Mar 2014 3:30pm

@don: Thank you are very generous :))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Great framing of the poinsettia

5 Mar 2014 3:33pm

@Mhelene: Thank you Mhelene :)

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

A beautiful poinsettia Devi! Here in North America they are associated with the Christmas season! Nicely captured! ;-)

5 Mar 2014 3:33pm

@Eric Cousineau: I understan so Eric. I keyed in the name after seeing Ronnie's comment and read a lot about the flower.

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Superbe étoile de noël et fleur quel rouge et forme mervielleux.
Belle soirée

5 Mar 2014 3:50pm

@Nicou: Merci Nicou;)

ursulakatariina from Uusikaupunki, Finland

Beautiful photo of this beautiful flower. Great colours and light.

5 Mar 2014 5:17pm

@ursulakatariina: Thank you Ursula :)

Sam from Chennai, India

A beautiful flower with rich colours, Devi. Yes, wonderful details.
Wonderful composition. Thank you.
AvanaruLale Avan thAL paNinthu, Avan pukazh paadiya kavithai
arumai mika mika arumai.
Thamizhum, isaiyum, bakthiyudan sangamam

5 Mar 2014 5:32pm

@Sam: Thank you Sam :) Paattai rasiththathaRkum...nandri..Thamizh patrum emperumaan meethu Bhakthiyum kondavarudan thaan ithaippakirndhukoLLa mudiyum...pakirndhu kondaen... SiRu vayathilirunde Paati ootti vaLartha aadalarasan meethuLLa patru... Andha AAdalaeasan seytha periya kaRunai...oru Sundaraiyum , oru ThirujnanaSambandharaiyum en vaazhvil kondu vandhathu !!!

Kent from Herrljunga, Sweden

Very nice picture

5 Mar 2014 5:36pm

@Kent: Thank you Kent :)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A superb shot. We usually see these around here at Christmas. I saw one growing in someone's garden in Hong Kong once on a trip there.

5 Mar 2014 5:39pm

@Steve Rice: Thank ytou Steve ;)I was seeing this for the first time!!

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Wonderful colour Devi

5 Mar 2014 8:41pm

@Doug: Thank you Doug :)

rem_la from Villiers, France

magnifique cette fleur

5 Mar 2014 8:53pm

@rem_la: Merci rem_la :)

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

we only see those at Christmas around here

5 Mar 2014 11:43pm

@john4jack: I was seeing this for the first time!! Though I have seen plastic artificial ones in my neighbour's place

Ramu Sangabathula from Jersey City, United States

superb colors..., wonderful flower.

6 Mar 2014 4:51am

@Ramu Sangabathula: Thank you Ramu :)

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

[ . . . and what a lovely sense of Community in all these Comments, too ! ]

6 Mar 2014 6:36am

@Ronnie 2¢: Thank you Ronnie ;))))))))))

L'angevine from Angers, France


6 Mar 2014 2:25pm

@L'angevine: Merci L'angevine :)

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Beautiful close up of this poinsettia! The colors and details are superb

6 Mar 2014 5:44pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthie :)

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