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Lágrimas; Big quaking grass

Briza maxima

Description:

B. maxima is an erect annual grass to 60cm, forming a tuft of flat, linear leaves, with panicles of large, flat, ovate, pale yellow spikelets which dangle from slender branches.

Habitat:

Mediterranean range. Parque Nacional de Sierra de Guadarrama

Notes:

Camera Model: NIKON D300. Exposure Time: 1/60 sec. f/22 ISO Speed Rating: 200. Focal Length: 90.0 mm.

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3 Comments

arlanda
arlanda 11 months ago

Thanks António

arlanda
arlanda 11 months ago

Thanks a lot Daniele, it is a very unexpected SOTD. A wonderful surprise. Thanks again

AntónioGinjaGinja
AntónioGinjaGinja 11 months ago

Beautiful capture Angel,congrats on the well deserved SOTD and thanks for sharing

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 11 months ago

Congratulations arlanda, this graceful quaking grass is our Spotting of the Day!

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Comunidad de Madrid, Spain

Lat: 40.74, Long: -4.07

Spotted on Jun 29, 2016
Submitted on Dec 14, 2016

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