Published by Daniel Mosquin on September 5, 2005
Family / Families: Asteraceae Scientific Name(s): Cynara cardunculus L. [Scolymus Group]
Institution(s): Food Garden, University of British Columbia Botanical Garden
Location(s): Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Entry Author(s): Daniel Mosquin
Copyright Holder(s): Daniel Mosquin
Image License: Creative Commons License Tags: Asteraceae, Asterales, named by Linnaeus, Photo by Daniel, UBC Botanical Garden
Cynara cardunculus [Scolymus Group] inflorescence
This globe artichoke, photographed in the Food Garden at UBC, is past its harvest date.
Despite the gastronomic loss, allowing the 15cm wide composite flowers to bloom offers a visual delight.
Photography resource link: Sharpening 101, a tutorial by Thom Hogan on what I believe to be the most important “digital darkroom” technique.
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IT’S TRUE, AN ANOTHER FORM TO SAVOR, WHITH EYES! MUITO LINDA !
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