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Azafrán de otoño

Crocus serotinus


Family Iridaceae, genus Crocus. 1-3 flowers short tube formed by 6 floral parts (tepals), bluish pink in the center of which appear 3 long stamens and style, divided as a "brush" low "hairs". As the name suggests flowers in autumn.


Rocky terrain and pastures.


Photographed in 'El Torcal', Antequera.

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Noe and Pili
Noe and Pili 9 years ago

Thanks Marta and Craig for your comments.
Craig, thanks for the information. I`m learning a lot of things in Project Noah :)

craigwilliams 9 years ago

Si puede ser Crocus sativus, sino me parece que podria ser Crocus serotinus

The MnMs
The MnMs 9 years ago

Si a mi me parece otra vez una flor del azafran. Que bonita, por cierto!

Noe and Pili
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Noe and Pili

Antequera, Andalucía, Spain

Spotted on Oct 25, 2011
Submitted on Oct 29, 2011


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