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Purple Coneflower

Posted by
Elaine Hancock (Olney, United States) on 27 June 2015 in Plant & Nature.

Also known as echinacea. It is a member of the sunflower family.

"There are moments when time stands still. You hope it will wait for you."
Dorothea Lange

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jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Encore belle

27 Jun 2015 5:04am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Coneflowers always seem to be going thru some energetic change or other . .

27 Jun 2015 5:12am

Devi from Chennai, India

Looks as if the petals are bowing down and saying " Take a look at my heart."
Amazing heart !

27 Jun 2015 8:19am

martine Libouton from bousval, Belgium

Superbe macro!

27 Jun 2015 8:25am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot
with beautiful frame, focus, details, colors, lighting & bokeh!
L O V E L Y !

27 Jun 2015 8:37am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Des fleurs superbes de couleurs et sans problèmes au jardin....
Elle est magnifique.
Belle journée.)

27 Jun 2015 11:51am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Striking pattern interaction between the petals and the centre

27 Jun 2015 12:23pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Ohhh!! Another coincidence. I have the same blossom for tomorrow.

27 Jun 2015 2:16pm

Don - Slackwater from Spokane, United States

A gorgeous blossom shot. I like the variation in blossom colors too. Well done.

27 Jun 2015 2:50pm

Carol from Leamington, Canada

I need to plant more coneflowers.... one of my favs. Fabulous color and detail Elaine.... the green leaves look awesome in the bokeh... sort of an abstract effect, so cool!

27 Jun 2015 7:29pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Beautiful ! lovely, nice detail, great close up.

28 Jun 2015 3:13am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

There goes a Beautiful Lady....

28 Jun 2015 7:25am

L'Angevine from Angers, France


28 Jun 2015 7:28am

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Lovely close up - I can almost feel the texture of the center. Beautiful

28 Jun 2015 1:22pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Gorgeous ... love the colors, Elaine!

30 Jun 2015 6:10pm