A sample of the detail visibile in my "Poinsettia inflorescence extreme closeup". To see the full image or purchase a copy, go to that image.
That picture is a closeup of a poinsettia flower cluster from the side. Many people confuse the bracts (red leaves) with the actual flowers; they're quite different. This macro shot shows multiple pseudanthia surrounded by a sea of red bracts (colored leaves associated with a flower; mostly out of focus in this picture). The...more »