Red Petunia Solanaceae by demetriceworley

Red Petunia Solanaceae

Over the last few months, I’ve photographed a number of different color petunias. This is the first red one.

Petunias* are of South American origin. Its name is petun an epithet from the French, who took it from a Tupi-Guarani language meaning "tobacco.”

*24th Flower


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Love the bright color of this one. Nice close up shot.
August 20th, 2019  
@grannysue Thanks. This cutie was all alone amongst some purple petunias.
August 20th, 2019  
gorgeous detail :)
August 20th, 2019  
Way back in the day, I had a red sports car I named Petunia. Memories. Nice photo.
August 21st, 2019  
@koalagardens Thank you. When I search through 30 shots, I’m elated when I finally find the clearest one. =)
August 22nd, 2019  
@pwilliams Thanks. I’m happy that the shot brought back such wonderful memories. :)
August 22nd, 2019  
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