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Night-flowering Catchfly

Plantae
Eu-dicots (True dicotyledons)
Caryophyllales
Family: Caryophyllaceae


It really does only open up properly like this at dusk and then in the morning is closed up again.
15 July 2013
Category: Cultivated plants
 
British Isles status: introduced before 1500 AD
Annual


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Photographer: J R Crellin

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NIKON D700
15/07/2013 21:12:52
1/80 sec - F/25
Lens: 105mm f/2.8 G VR
Sensitivity: ISO 400
Depth of field: 0.01 m (0.31 - 0.32)
Light value: 13.6
Flash used


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