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Happy birthday Carol !

By GeorgePlatis
This is a special upload for Carol (CarolG) and her birthday. My best wishes to you, Carol!

Concerning the flower it is a pelargonium. Pelargonium is the name of a genus of flowering plants that includes 200 species, commonly known as geraniums, although geranium is a different genus of related plants. Pelargonium species are evergreen perennials from South Africa but they are popular all over the world especially in eastern Mediterranean basin and of course in Greece. Blossoms are colorful and in great variety of shades. This is from my garden.

Thank you all for your votes and your comments in my last upload! All are much appreciated!

Regards,
George

Tags: Flowers and plants Geranium Pelargonium

Voters: Badgerfred, RobertTurley, User_Removed and 44 more

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Comments


ColleenA Plus
4 318 4 Australia
14 Nov 2013 1:38PM
So pretty George , Carol will love this...great use of dof...

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14 Nov 2013 1:47PM
This is a beautiful gesture. Very pretty.
Mollycat Plus
3 11 2 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2013 2:24PM
Beautiful little flower George. Grin Peter.
ali63 Plus
4 741 1 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2013 3:13PM
A super image,

Ali
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
14 Nov 2013 3:14PM
Thank you very much, George, for your beautiful image and kind thoughts Smile Carol
14 Nov 2013 3:30PM
A really beautiful image, George and lovely sentiment.

Richard
NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2013 3:38PM
A beautiful image George.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
14 Nov 2013 3:39PM
Our pelargoniums are the same colour and are flowering profusely now ! I had a pink and red one to but they died !
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
14 Nov 2013 5:05PM
Carol will appreciate this one: a lovely shot for her birthday.
R.
14 Nov 2013 6:07PM
A lovely shot for Carols birthday..Lin
tomcat 10 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2013 6:20PM
She will love this one

Adrian
Richsr Plus
9 90 223 England
14 Nov 2013 6:41PM
Good details in the flower and Carol is popular on here today
R.
14 Nov 2013 7:00PM
A lovely flower for Carol's special day Smile

Lavina
jdinne 13 16 England
14 Nov 2013 7:14PM
Excellent........

John
capto Plus
4 3.9k 8 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2013 10:39PM
A very pretty flower.Smile

ivor
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
14 Nov 2013 11:26PM
a beautiful birthday flower and many thanks for explaining the difference between geraniums and pelargoniums. I always wondered.
Irishkate Plus
5 38 98 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2013 11:58PM
A lovely birthday greeting for Carol - her mantle piece would be overflowing today
with all the lovely messages.
Great narrative about pelargoniums.
KateGrinGrinGrin
Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
15 Nov 2013 12:55PM
Wonderfully colourful macro George.
Rende
JuBarney Plus
5 20 3 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2013 5:03PM
A really lovely shot
Ju
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
18 Nov 2013 6:35AM
So very pretty! This is rather special George and I am sure Carol loved it! Grin
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