Ixia or African corn lily
Ixias have a flat one inch to a one and a half inch flower on top of wiry 10 to 15 inch stems. They flower in Spring in the colours of pink, lavender, white, red-orange, sometimes green, and striking color combinations. They are also know as Ward Flowers. This plant is in the Iris (Iridaceae) family.
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Photo taken in Melbourne- Australia
Canon EOS400D, Tamron Macro Lens 90mm
exposure 1/800 f/-4.5 iso 100
I use natural and reflected daylight.
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Photo taken 8th October, 2013