Apricot-pink Tuberous Begonia flower in macro.
Begonia is a genus in the flowering plant family Begoniaceae. With over 1,500 species, Begonia is one of the ten largest angiosperm genera. The species are terrestrial (sometimes epiphytic) herbs or under shrubs and occur in subtropical and tropical moist climates, in South and Central America, Africa and southern Asia. Photographed in Adelaide, Australia.
Canon 500D, macro lens.
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