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at a guess the flower would have been 4cm across
you are right, the size is fooling me too. but the petals does look like typical of straw flowers
I think Susan is right...I would not have guessed...the flower seemed so big in the photo!
straw flowerHelichrysum bracteatum
Beautiful picture...it might be a Dahlia?http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dahlia
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Spotted on Jun 26, 2011 Submitted on Jun 26, 2011