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Conostylis candicans [Grey Cottonheads]

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#1 DaveO

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Posted 02 February 2018 - 09:03

Oldfield, D. 2018. Conostylis candicans Endl. (Haemodoraceae) Grey Cottonheads. Flowers photographed in visible and ultraviolet light.
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Maldon, Victoria, Australia
21 October 2017
Australian Native Wildflower as Garden Specimen

Synonym
Conostylis albicans Benth.

Comment
Conostylis candicans has a wide distribution from Shark Bay north of Carnarvon to south of Perth on the coast of Western Australia.


Visible Light: Nikon D750 Full Spectrum Modification, Nikon Rayfact PF10545 MF-UV 105 mm f/4.5 lens, Metz 15 MS-1 flash, 1/200 s @ f/16 ISO 200, Baader UV/IR Cut Filter.
Attached Image: Conostylis_candicans_Vis.jpg
Image Reference: DO65005

Ultraviolet Light: Nikon D750 Full Spectrum Modification, Nikon Rayfact PF10545 MF-UV 105 mm f/4.5 lens, Nissin Di866 Mark II flash, 1/200s @ f/16 ISO 200, Baader UV-Pass Filter.
Attached Image: Conostylis_candicans_UV.jpg
Image Reference: DO65007

Ultraviolet Induced Visible Fluorescence: Nikon D750 Full Spectrum Modification, Nikon Rayfact PF10545 MF-UV 105 mm f/4.5 lens with Baader UV/IR Cut Filter, Nichia NCSU033A UV-LED with Baader UV-Pass Filter, 10.0 s @ f/16 ISO 1600.
Attached Image: Conostylis_candicans_UVIVFL.jpg
Image Reference: DO65008

References:
Elliott, W.R. and Jones, D.L. Encyclopaedia of Australian Plants suitable for cultivation, Volume 3, 1984, Lothian, p. 75.

Published 2 February 2018