Hens & Chicks (Sempervivum)
Thanks to Celeste Mookherjee for the name.

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Photo taken in Melbourne- Australia
Canon EOS400D,
Tamron Macro Lens 90mm
exposure 1/80 f/- 11 iso 100
I use natural and reflected daylight.

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Photo taken 12th June, 2012


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  • Joy Watson
    Joy Watsonabout 2 years ago

  • Celeste Mookherjee
    Celeste Mookhe...about 2 years ago

    Looks a lot like Hens & Chicks (Sempervivum), a wonderfully hardy succulent. You’ve filled the frame beautifully with this one!

  • Thanks Celeste and also for the name.

    – Joy Watson

  • Maria  Moro
    Maria Moroabout 2 years ago

  • Thanks Maria

    – Joy Watson

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppabout 2 years ago

    WONDERFUL work Joy

  • Thanks Larry.

    – Joy Watson

  • Fred Mitchell
    Fred Mitchellabout 2 years ago

    Great range of subtle greens.

  • Thanks Fred.

    – Joy Watson

  • Rivendell7
    Rivendell7about 2 years ago

    Wonderful-looking plant, Joy. Excellent photo! So many subtle shades of green.
    Dave ;-)

  • Much appreciated Dave.

    – Joy Watson

  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELabout 2 years ago

    Brilliant capture Joy

  • Thanks Andrea

    – Joy Watson

  • LoneAngel
    LoneAngelabout 2 years ago

    great shot

  • Many thanks

    – Joy Watson

    JUSTARTabout 2 years ago

    beautiful shot

  • Thanks Silvia.

    – Joy Watson

  • Shulie1
    Shulie1about 2 years ago

    Great shot, Joy – I had a huge pot full of these in California

  • Thanks Steph, I like cactus. These were growing on the side of the road.

    – Joy Watson

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