Tibouchina semidecandra, the princess flower, glory bush; Raindrops on the princess flower, Prominent features of the Australian flora are adaptations to aridity and fire which include scleromorphy and serotiny. These adaptations are common in species from the large and well-known families Proteaceae (Banksia), Myrtaceae (Eucalyptus - gum trees), and Fabaceae (Acacia - wattle)

Selected for Google Maps and Google Earth

Comments (306)

drku on April 19, 2012

Ein exzellentes Makro einer interessanten Blüte, Like 201.

Bester Gruß Klaus

Andy Rodker on November 3, 2012

Fabulous macro. ysl Best wishes, Andy

vo-id on April 11, 2013

Very wonderful! LIKE

Greetings, vo-id

M.Tijssen on September 7, 2013

great microshot!

Nenad Obradovic on October 23, 2013

Beautiful picture L+F

Alireza Nadimi on September 7, 2014

Beautiful picture

Beautiful water drops


Sign up to comment. Sign in if you already did it.

Photo details

  • Uploaded on February 2, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by kevin mcvay
    • Camera: SONY DSLR-A550
    • Taken on 2011/01/20 05:06:38
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 120.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/11.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash