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Old Apr 25, 2011, 9:37 PM   #1
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Caltha palustris (Kingcup, Marsh Marigold)

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Caltha palustris is a plant commonly mentioned in literature, including Shakespeare:

Winking Marybuds beginTo open their golden eyes (Cymbeline, ii. 3)

Kingcup Cottage by Racey Helps is a children's book which features the plant.
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Old Apr 26, 2011, 6:42 AM   #2
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Very pretty - very similar to the small yellow wild flowers we have here.
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Torgny,

Great color and detail in that shot.

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Very nice colours, contrast and sharpness.
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Old Apr 26, 2011, 10:12 PM   #5
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Thank you Clint, jj and Lyn

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