• Aperture: ƒ/11
  • Camera: NIKON D4
  • Taken: 1 February, 2015 16:55
  • Focal length: 210mm
  • ISO: 1600
  • Shutter speed: 1/500 s

A very peculiar plant! It pops up from the ground like aspargus, but with beautiful flowers!

Striga gesnerioides

I only found two groups of this species, and that was around the Detwah lagoon of west Socotra. The other was eaten by goats!

  • Aperture: ƒ/10
  • Camera: NIKON D4
  • Focal length: 210mm
  • ISO: 800
  • Shutter speed: 1/500 s