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Lágrimas; Big quaking grass

Briza maxima


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.


Mediterranean range. Parque Nacional de Sierra de Guadarrama


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

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arlanda a year ago

Thanks António

arlanda a year ago

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

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

DanielePralong a year ago

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


Comunidad de Madrid, Spain

Lat: 40.74, Long: -4.07

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

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