Wordless Wednesday – The curling and unfurling of a Black Knight

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Ipomea ‘Black Knight’

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The interesting turgid band structure on the back of the petals are involved in the flower’s kinematics

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The cerise throat of the flower

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The flower packing itself away

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Curled up tight

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Unfurled and dew covered for the next day

 

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12 Responses to Wordless Wednesday – The curling and unfurling of a Black Knight

  1. Lindy Le Coq says:

    Lovely photos of a fascinating flower — one I will do more research on!

  2. jenhumm116 says:

    Snap indeed! Fabulous photos!

  3. Pingback: The fantastic flowering stars of August | Frogend dweller's Blog

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