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Nicolletia occidentalis
Nicolletia occidentalis
Photographer: Aaron Schusteff

ID: 0000 0000 0208 1238 (2008-02-16)

Copyright © 2008 Aaron Schusteff

  • date of photo  Apr 27, 2003
  • location   Short Canyon (Kern County, California, US)
  • family Asteraceae
  • notes   A beautiful species, with its glaucous herbage, lovely flowers, overall color...and those wonderful gland-tipped leaf lobes and phyllaries! Note that the stigmas in the center flower head have completely pushed through their stamen tubes and are flopping out fully-extended, while those in the top flower head are still within their stamen tubes (except for in the earlier maturing ray florets).
  • camera   Shot on a Canon D60 at f16, 1/100, ISO 100 with a Canon 50mm Compact macro lens.
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

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