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24-JUN-2006 Pablo Yaez

Red Torch Ginger

El Yunque Park, Puerto Rico

I originally thought this was a bamboo flower - based on the look of the stalk and proximity to bamboo growth, but it turns out it is a Torch Ginger flower (Etlingera elatior). Thanks to Brian Monk for pointing me in the right direction.

Canon EOS 20D ,Canon EF-S 17-85mm f/4-5.6 IS
1/60s f/8.0 at 64.0mm iso800 full exif

other sizes: small medium original auto
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