Crocus with golden Heart

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Crocus - The name of the genus is derived from the Greek krokos (κρόκος). This in turn is probably a loan word from a Semitic language, related to Hebrew כרכום karkōm, Aramaic ܟܟܘܪܟܟܡܡܐ kurkama, Persian and Arabic كركم kurkum, which mean saffron or saffron yellow (Wikipedia).

Taken in the small park in my neigbourhood in Stuttgart, Germany.

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  4. amalyamara 18 months ago | reply

    verry beatiful foto...

  5. PAMELA1775 [deleted] 18 months ago | reply

    Orange and purple always beautiful together !!!!!!

  6. Rondlarg Photos - Please no comments til april 22 17 months ago | reply

    Fantastische Makroaufnahme mit schönen Farben, tollem Licht und klasse Details!

  7. cowlishaw 11 months ago | reply

    I really like your images

  8. JoeCow 10 months ago | reply

    Wow you just take quite a few fantastic photos! :) <3

  9. MAXDB 3 months ago | reply

    Un'immagine splendida, la dolcezza di questo fiore e pari solo alla sua bellezza

  10. Batik Puspita 3 months ago | reply

    Spektakular Foto

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