An interesting picture posted once a day, week, or whenever I feel like it.
Saturday, September 11, 2010
This is the flower of a Kahili Ginger. The plant is native to the Himalayas but at some time was brought to Hawaii where its considered an invasive species. It was planted in our tropical garden a while and was thought to have died until we saw it flowering this week. It has also a very pleasant smell.
Technical Specs: Canon 1Ds3, 85L, f/11, 10s, ISO 100.