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Jack-go-to-bed-at-noon

Another shot from last week, and what a great name, the yellow flowers of this plant open in the bright morning sun and have closed up by noon, also known as 'goat's beard' from the seed head.(Tragopogon pratensis)

comments (9)

We have a similar species here- we call it a Salsify. Both phases are so lovely! I love this in B&W!
Stunning work John
Simply wonderful John.
Excellent picture John
Very good indeed John.
Awesome photograph. Really like the bw. The flower appears to pop out of the page.
  • Otto K.
  • United States
  • 7 Aug 2011, 16:32
cool macro, and a neat flower.
  • sherri
  • Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of America
  • 9 Aug 2011, 15:37
i'd have the blow it like a child smile
Wonderful BW, full of details. Really nice!
Have a nice day.

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