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13 Jan 2016 6:32PM
Lovely vivid colour, a fine image Pamela.
AnnJ 10 5 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2016 6:38PM
What fantastic colours, both in the flowers themselves as well as in the background. Love the way you have the flowers arranged in descending height across the picture. Everything is so beautifully balanced in your composition.

They remind me of the aloes growing wild in South Africa where I grew up. Ann
13 Jan 2016 6:51PM
Stunning colours beautifully captured
CarolG 15 199 20 Greece
13 Jan 2016 6:51PM
The UK know kniphofia as a red hot poker, Pamela, and it has different leaves to the aloe. We also have the bloom above here in Crete.
cabbie Plus
14 31 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2016 6:58PM
Top notch well done Pamela

Bob
13 Jan 2016 7:01PM
Beautiful Pamela,
Fred.
JuBarney Plus
10 36 5 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2016 7:01PM
A splendid capture of the aloe with those beautiful colours
Ju
EMJAYCEE 12 10 10 England
13 Jan 2016 7:21PM
Excellent composition and colour.
Joan
Jasper87 Plus
11 2.8k 158 England
13 Jan 2016 7:38PM
It's not a red hot poker (knifophia), Pamela. The aloe is it's own species. We have an Aloe Vera in a pot inside which we break a leaf off occasionally to use the sap as a skin ointment. The colour is beautiful on your image.

Dave
dark_lord Plus
17 2.9k 793 England
13 Jan 2016 7:56PM
A very striking shot Pamela.
13 Jan 2016 8:22PM
superb







billy
Coen 9 5 South Africa
13 Jan 2016 8:24PM
Love it, for a moment I thought you were in South Africa .
13 Jan 2016 8:37PM
Wonderful dramatic colours and very striking picture.
taggart Plus
17 47 14 United States
13 Jan 2016 8:57PM
Very exciting and beautiful colors as well as excellent focus on this image!
Fefe Plus
10 62 37 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2016 9:00PM
Very striking!
Diane
franken Plus
19 5.4k 4 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2016 9:08PM
A colourful and lovely image, Pamela.

Ken
PhilT2 Plus
12 575 32 England
13 Jan 2016 9:31PM
A lovely burst of colour and such crisp detail..........Nice one Pamela
pamelajean Plus
15 1.7k 2242 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2016 10:14PM

Quote:The UK know kniphofia as a red hot poker, Pamela, and it has different leaves to the aloe


Quote:It's not a red hot poker (knifophia), Pamela. The aloe is it's own species

Thankyou Carol and Dave.
Mollycat Plus
8 21 2 United Kingdom
14 Jan 2016 12:03AM
Beautifully presented, love the gorgeous colours Pamela.
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RonnieAG Plus
12 154 119 Scotland
14 Jan 2016 2:16AM
A beautiful group of these vivid blooms, and I do like the b/g spectral tones: lovely bright floral image for a grey dull dreich day here.......well, it's well into the wee small hours, but it's still dreich.
R.
Hermanus 9 4 South Africa
14 Jan 2016 2:59AM
We have plenty of those around growing wild Pamela - but none photographed so beautifully as these Smile
LynneJoyce Plus
13 22 101 United Kingdom
14 Jan 2016 7:31AM
Delightful image.

At our last chance hippie gardener's insistence, we have several Aloes in the garden in Spain. They are incredibly effective with burns and have several other magical healing properties.
fentiger 20 920 24 England
14 Jan 2016 9:25AM
As a floral image this is as good as it gets IMO. Well done1

Albert
kojak 9 14 United Kingdom
14 Jan 2016 9:39AM
Kniphofia will do for me Wink...I have no idea Grin. Lovely colour against the blue of the sky. Bring on spring
Paree 16 616 3
14 Jan 2016 9:42AM
crystal clear and very beautiful


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TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
14 Jan 2016 10:47AM
A super capture of this beautiful flower, Pamela, stunning colours Smile
Trev Smile
carper123 Plus
10 1.3k 8 United Kingdom
14 Jan 2016 8:05PM
Wonderful composition , colours and detail are fantastic, quality, Pamela.
Darryl x
jaktis Plus
18 84 Sweden
14 Jan 2016 8:12PM
Powerful colours

Peter
Chinga Plus
11 3 2 United Kingdom
14 Jan 2016 10:29PM
What a beautiful image, Such nice colours and an interesting eye catching composition. Excellent! Grin
Isabel
capto Plus
9 6.9k 26 United Kingdom
14 Jan 2016 10:36PM
A beautifully coloured image.Smile

ivor
ukgubbi 10 5 India
15 Jan 2016 2:58AM
Love the Hues and the composition. Great
PaulMillar 10 83 2 Scotland
15 Jan 2016 7:27AM
Lovely pal, makes me think of summer and that's not a bad thing as its Baltic here today and snow on way.

Paul
Mike_Smith Plus
14 858 2 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2016 7:31AM
Beautiful image Pamela, stunning colours
Mavis 19 143 2 England
18 Jan 2016 1:42AM
Too late in the day to go back upstairs to get the book which would tell me all Pamela SmileSmileSmile Doesn't really matter what sort of plant it is. Your composition as always is first class . The detail & colour are outstanding . A lovely piece of work xxSmileSmile
BIGRY1 Plus
10 3 8 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2016 6:02PM
Some lovely colour to brighten up these cold, grey January days!Grin
Ryan
20 Jan 2016 1:15PM
Excellent clarity & super image Pamela Smile

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