Soft pink Lathyrus after a good shower of summer rain.
Photo made in my dad’s garden , Belgium, East Flanders
Layered with textures.
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(Source: wikipedia" )
Lathyrus is a genus of flowering plant species known as sweet peas and vetchlings. Lathyrus is in the legume family Fabaceae and contains approximately 160 species. They are native to temperate areas, with a breakdown of 52 species in Europe, 30 species in North America, 78 in Asia, 24 in tropical East Africa, and 24 in temperate South America. There are annual and perennial species which may be climbing or bushy.
Photograph made with Pentax K10D camera and
smc Pentax-DA 18-55 lens
Exposure 1/250 sec, f. 6,7 mm
focal length 55 mm , ISO 400
Date: Aug. 14, 2011
*Credits: Textures by Orman Clark for PremiumPixels.com – Thank you!
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