Sorbus vilmorinii (Rosaceae)

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    Sorbus vilmorinii (Vilmorin's Rowan). Originating from China, this species was intrododuced into Europe by the Abbé Delavay in 1889 when he sent seeds to the Vilmorin nursery in France. Grown as an ornamental species in a garden in Edinburgh, Scotland.

    1. r0sejam 90 months ago | reply

      White rowan?

    2. -- Green Light Images -- 90 months ago | reply

      As the season progresses the fruits go from dark maroon to a range of pink-blushed white tones on each cluster of berries.

    3. Foxglove 90 months ago | reply

      ah this is very "zen"-ish, especialy at this time of night:
      lichen-people: mmmmm think it may have been "skateraw" next to torness nuclear power station:
      the "glowing" rock photo "meditation" was also taken there (ha!)

    4. -- Green Light Images -- 90 months ago | reply

      It was around noon with some long shadows approaching from the autumn sun angle. Exposing for the white in the berries dropped the midtones. Glad you saw the Zen!

    5. locustelle02 89 months ago | reply

      Beautifully taken - explained - Thanks ....
      Very nice -clear - nice exposure , with a touch of shadows , here .

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