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Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 17 May 2014 in Plant & Nature.

The state flower, Texas bluebonnet, is a species of lupine found mainly in Texas. Some other related species of lupines are also called bluebonnets.

NIKON D5000 1/90 second F/16.0 ISO 400 300 mm (35mm equiv.)

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Interesting to see the detail instead of the field-effect. I had not realized they are related to lupines.

17 May 2014 6:03am

Focales from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Beautiful blue lupine

17 May 2014 6:32am

jean pierre from paris, France

jolies couleurs et lumière!! amitiés

17 May 2014 7:34am

Martine from Genappe, Belgium


17 May 2014 7:51am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Nicely done:) beautiful flower may be in Texas to visit kids in September:)

17 May 2014 12:04pm

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Very pretty singular spike of blossoms!

17 May 2014 12:15pm

Shiva from Berwick, Canada

Gorgeous capture of the what we call --- Blue Lupine" and splendid light. ---- Do you have them in all the other colours too?
Kindest regards Barbara and a lovely weekend Monika

17 May 2014 7:03pm

Moridi from Tehran, Iran

Very nice. Superb.

17 May 2014 7:31pm

Langevine from Angers, France


18 May 2014 8:25am

1/90 second
ISO 400
300 mm (35mm equiv.)