Yellow Day-lily (Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus) flower

Yellow Day-lily (Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus) flower

Description

Title:
Yellow Day-lily (Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus) flower
Caption / Description:

Flower of the Yellow Day-lily (Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus). In the background behind the flower are a couple of flower buds that have yet to open.

From Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hemerocallis_lilioasphodelus):

Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus, (syn. Hemerocallis flava, Lemon Day-lily Lemon Lily, Yellow Day-lily) is a plant of the genus Hemerocallis. It is found across China, in Europe in N.E. Italy and Slovenia and is one of the first daylilies used for breeding.

Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus grows in big spreading clumps and its leaves grow to 75 cm (30 in) long. It has lemon-yellow flowers with a sweet scent in a cluster of 3 to 9 flowers.

The flowers of some daylillies, including Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus are edible and are used in Chinese cuisine and Japanese cuisine.

Tags / Keywords:
  • Biota
  • Life
  • Vitae
  • Eukaryota
  • Plantae
  • Plants
  • Magnoliophyta
  • Flowering Plants
  • Angiosperms
  • Liliopsida
  • Monocotyledons
  • Asparagales
  • Xanthorrhoeaceae
  • Hemerocallis
  • Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus
  • Yellow Day-lily
  • Lemon Day-lily
  • Lemon Lily
  • Hemerocallis flava

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2848px x 4256px
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JPEG
Color Mode:
Original Image Color Profile:
Adobe RGB (1998)

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City:
Market Harborough
Province/State:
Leicestershire
Country:
United Kingdom
World Region:
Europe
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Copyrighted
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Rights Managed
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Yes
Available for Commercial Use:
Yes
Copyright Notice:
© 2013 Dave Kennard

Camera Data

Date Digital Resource was created:
Shutter speed:
1125 s
Aperture:
f/5.6
Camera Model:
Fujifilm IS Pro
ISO:
100
Exposure Compensation:
0
Focal Length:
80mm
Focal Length (35mm equiv.):
126mm
Metering Mode:
Spot
Flash:
Off, Did not fire
Exposure Mode:
Manual
White Balance:
Manual
Light Source:
Unknown
Exposure Program:
Manual

Additional shooting metadata

Lens:
Nikon EL-Nikkor 80mm F5.6
Filters used:
  • B+W 486 UV IR Cut MRC
Additional Optics used:
  • Kenko DG Extension Tubes 20mm
  • 17mm-31mm M42 Focusing helicoid
Setup:
Tripod, geared head, focusing rail
Vivitar 283 flash through small diffusion panel for lighting

Post Processing

Image Modified:
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  • Adobe Camera RAW
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