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By viscostatic
I think this is yarrow - any confirmation, or otherwise, of the ID would be welcome. A very common plant it is very difficult to photograph as it is so tall and sways in the wind and it is difficult to avoid distracting backgrounds.

I hope the weather if brighter with you than it is in Inverness.

Tags: Macro Flower Close-up Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Yarrow Wildlife and nature

Voters: CarolG, piccy, GillyB and 23 more

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CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
7 Jun 2008 8:43AM
An excellent presentation, great detail. Carol

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piccy 12 8 Wales
7 Jun 2008 8:47AM
Nice detail and a lovely backdrop too.
7 Jun 2008 9:12AM
Nice 3d effect. These small white things are always hard to capture.

Silverzone 10 2 England
7 Jun 2008 9:45AM
Nice shot. Sylvia
LuzDeNoche 10 2 France
7 Jun 2008 2:15PM
Looks very much like yarrow. A pretty wildflower.
Smile Lucy
7 Jun 2008 3:18PM
Great shot.
petet410 10 1 Equatorial Guinea
7 Jun 2008 3:49PM
Again your flowers pics excel Peter
Bob_V 10 1 2 United States
7 Jun 2008 3:53PM
What a excellent capture.
Rylands 10 1 2 United Kingdom
7 Jun 2008 6:02PM
A stunning yet delicate image
pamelajean Plus
12 1.1k 2022 United Kingdom
7 Jun 2008 9:12PM
I love the starry heads of these plants, Phil. Yes, this is yarrow. I used to get it mixed up with valerian, but the feathery leaves easily distinguish this one from valerian. Very nice image.
BeiK 12 7 Scotland
7 Jun 2008 9:13PM
Great isolated capture. (What did you do to all the others !? ) (Don't understand your complaint about the Inverness weather of today though...I've been sweating under intermittent hot sunshine, working in the garden all day, no rain is needed,though, but wait until Rock-Ness is over, perhaps !?)
viscostatic 11 36 5 United Kingdom
7 Jun 2008 10:27PM
Yes Bitte - it got better as the day went on - I posted this at 8.30 in the morning when it was very dull and grey.

BeiK 12 7 Scotland
7 Jun 2008 10:50PM
I was just waking up then ! with eyes not seeing ! lol

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