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clo99 9 England
20 Sep 2007 8:47AM
The colours and textures are great in this - well spotted.

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20 Sep 2007 8:48AM
No idea what it is, but you've captured some excellent detail Annette,
piccy 10 8 Wales
20 Sep 2007 8:49AM
Pitcher plants - very nice details.
AlanBW 11 20 England
20 Sep 2007 8:49AM
Amazing image - can't help with the ID, the first thought was cloves of garlic
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
20 Sep 2007 8:51AM
Pretty sure it is a Pitcher Plant Annette ~ it eats insects! Well seen and captured. Like the detail and colours.

imander 9 388 7 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2007 8:52AM
aliens ohhh no they have landed, cracking shot
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
20 Sep 2007 8:52AM
Goodness knows what they are.A well detailed and colourful image tho.
Barbaraj 10 450 England
20 Sep 2007 9:02AM
Yes a pitcher plant. I saw some hanging from a tree in Durham botanical gardens.
bliba Plus
11 2 Austria
20 Sep 2007 9:10AM
well spotted
Hoffy Plus
12 262 16 England
20 Sep 2007 9:11AM
This looks like the birth place of what I met in the Crypt. Nice one.
Next time you are down I will take you for the tea party with the Trolls.
20 Sep 2007 9:13AM
Thanks Paul, I will keep you to that.
glyndwr 9 66 10 Wales
20 Sep 2007 9:28AM
Well great detail, especially large.
My guess is some cross breed between a Gooseberry and a Red Onion.

riprap007 12 1.6k 37 England
20 Sep 2007 9:53AM
almost disturbingly strange, I'm thinking triffids or pods from the bodysnatchers, except I bet they don't allow them in shows Wink fascinating plant well captured
Hop-A-Long 10 52 1 England
20 Sep 2007 10:04AM
I have no idea what it is called I only know it is some kind of insect trap plant. They had them at the Durham Botanical gardens but I never got the name. Great shot of it Annette.
ChristineL 12 39 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2007 10:56AM
lovely detail and a super capture,
Rock Plus
14 10 2 England
20 Sep 2007 10:56AM
It's certainly a type of fly catcher and on the thumbnail I thought "Boxing Gloves"

Did you spend a fortune at the show?

20 Sep 2007 11:02AM
Hi Anne, It's an alien methinks trying to make ballet shoes for boxers... whatever it is and I see now on reading above, that its a pitcher plant, its rather fab. helen x
Cabit 9 104 England
20 Sep 2007 11:06AM
Great capture, nice one.
Rende Plus
10 38 4 Netherlands
20 Sep 2007 11:19AM
Wonderful shapes and colours.
GalleryGirl 9 4 2 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2007 12:05PM
Pitcher plant then? Never heard of it but it looks great in your photo! Well spotted and captured. Looks amazing! barmymarny x
jaktis Plus
13 84 Sweden
20 Sep 2007 12:07PM
A carnivour indeed

Hoffy Plus
12 262 16 England
20 Sep 2007 12:14PM
She is wearing a coat. lol
20 Sep 2007 12:43PM
LOL looks like a dwarfs water carrying bags, nice one
20 Sep 2007 1:10PM
Lovely close up Annette, Well taken, Well spotted too, Regards Cheesey. P.S My snow shots were taken this March, It was the only decent snowfall we had all winter, Many thanks for your kind comments.
20 Sep 2007 1:15PM
Can't help with the ID Annette and I can't put what I thought Smile but I like the images colours and shapes, fine capture, Adrian
Mike_Smith Plus
9 350 1 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2007 1:23PM
No idea what this is but great shot
proz 12 205 United States
20 Sep 2007 2:06PM
hand held and jostled by the crowd and still very crisp. Nicely done.
Wonderful capture.
graceland 12 2.5k 2 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2007 2:28PM
Nice one click
JouŠo 12 56 Finland
20 Sep 2007 3:20PM
vicked, Annette Wink

Maiwand Plus
10 3 72 England
20 Sep 2007 4:05PM
What an interesting shot Annette. Never seen anything like it.
Brilane 10 5 12 Wales
20 Sep 2007 5:03PM
A strange plant, but a terrific close-up of it.
20 Sep 2007 5:51PM
Some kind of Venus fly trap? Looks great and the composition is superb, Annette.
janty66 9 3 England
20 Sep 2007 5:56PM
cracking image...
Seriously what are they? nevertheless great shot
derekv 9 3 England
20 Sep 2007 6:49PM
Cracking image, love the comp and presentation.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2007 6:51PM
Are the white "bits" roots? Do they grow in water or soil?
Never seen anything like them
Glad you've gone for some less usual examples at the show
microchip 9 1 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2007 7:17PM
I like it, great shot good detail, super image
20 Sep 2007 7:28PM
It is a bit freeky looking isnt it lols, but i havent the faintest. Brilliant work and detail.
Portknockie 12 48 Scotland
20 Sep 2007 8:29PM
Superb detail and colour Annette..Great shot...

rmr 9 1 Wales
20 Sep 2007 8:42PM
excellent detail
well done
Pegon 11 78 1 England
20 Sep 2007 9:28PM
I haven't a clue what it is Annette, but the clarity and detail is superb. Well shot.
csr 9 3 England
20 Sep 2007 10:53PM
Great detail well spotted nice one
imagio 10 12 1 England
20 Sep 2007 11:58PM
Superb Annette, unusual plant.

newy17 11 273 United Kingdom
21 Sep 2007 6:15AM
you have captured some superb detail here annette great shot and ive no idea what there called well spotted and captured.
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
21 Sep 2007 12:06PM
Fine shot....they are just amazing. It is some type of tropical pitcher plant I think. There was one on display at our spring flower show, and I was fascinated with it. Nice capture of the interesting details.
mrswoolybill Plus
10 1.0k 1582 United Kingdom
23 Sep 2007 10:25AM
This is stunning, and so unusual.
24 Sep 2007 12:00AM
A real Beauty Smile
Paree 12 616 3
24 Sep 2007 10:34PM
agree a pitcher plant
but you have made it quite magic

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