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Sea Daffodil

Monocots (Monocotyledons)
Family: Daffodil family
Amaryllidaceae (was Liliaceae)

This bulb came from Rare bulb sales (UK).

Andy Brown says "I have seen this growing in Corfu where it can be practically the dominant plant of dunes near the sea. I wonder if it could be a little invasive given the right circumstances?"
11 August 2006
Category: Cultivated plants
British Isles status: introduced after 1500 AD

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Photographer: J R Crellin

About the picture:
11/08/2006 08:01:48
1/60 sec - F/13
Lens: 60mm f/2.8 D
Sensitivity: ISO 400
Exp. compensation: -0.3 EV
Depth of field: 0.02 m (0.39 - 0.41)
Light value: 11.3

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