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Old Tuesday 11th February 2020, 20:15   #1
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Guys & gals, Gurus all
In my last thread, aeshna5 said
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Not the greatest photos for detail
Yes, I had to agree, as the light was terribly harsh and glarey, but it got me thinking.
If I were to post a set of images, to ID a plant, what would be the ideal suite of images, to make IDing easier?
Obviously the flower, if possible, (full on/side/both?) but what else?
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Leaves - both above, and below (the latter often more useful than above!). Bark for woody plants, and fruit/seeds, if present. And also a wider habitat shot to show the conditions it is growing in.
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Thanks. Now on my list, especially the lower leaf surface.
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