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Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 17 January 2013 in Plant & Nature.

The leaves reminded me of a corrugated metal roof.

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Focales from Rhône-Alpes, France

Beautiful green

17 Jan 2013 6:18am

PATRICK from miramas, France

splendid capture

17 Jan 2013 6:46am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Those leaves are most odd . . always something new from Nature !

17 Jan 2013 6:57am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Very different, never seen here on Okinawa anyway

17 Jan 2013 7:27am

Lucie Pao (By PegM) from ~ ici ou là ~, France

Beautiful green !

17 Jan 2013 9:43am

Riccardo from Rome, Italy

Yep you're right!

17 Jan 2013 10:26am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Beautiful big leaves and deep green.

17 Jan 2013 11:12am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful composition showing these stunning leaves .

17 Jan 2013 11:40am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Indeed - very similar. Nice eye, Steve!

17 Jan 2013 12:13pm

Z from Shanghai, China

Very pleasant exquisite green color

17 Jan 2013 12:17pm

B.Sully from Surf City, United States

They sure do! Great texture.

17 Jan 2013 2:12pm

Patrick M. from Lille, France

Very beautiful tropical vegetation

17 Jan 2013 4:12pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

I love the textures and lines upon lines provided by these leaves...Beautiufl shot, Steve :-)

17 Jan 2013 5:35pm

jean pierre from paris, France

jolie photo !! amitié

17 Jan 2013 6:30pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice & so beautiful!

17 Jan 2013 7:26pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Super title for this shot Steve! Nicely captured! ;-)

17 Jan 2013 7:44pm

gerard1948 from Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Beautiful composition and nice green tone. Superb capture of tropical vegetation.
Have a good evening.

17 Jan 2013 8:17pm

franz from Baden, Austria

intriguing shapes and patterns indeed!

17 Jan 2013 8:22pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

WOnderful texture and shape of the vegetation.

17 Jan 2013 8:39pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Great shape and fanning effect; beautiful foliage!

17 Jan 2013 9:43pm

Diana from Olympia, United States

Lovely color and texture with great feeling!

17 Jan 2013 10:31pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

amazing leaves. they are new to me

17 Jan 2013 11:09pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

The leaves of these small palms are absolutely beautiful ... Great shot !!!

17 Jan 2013 11:15pm

Shivi from Berwick, Canada

Great capture of these dark green leaves - yes, you are right, we have a corrugated metal roof on our barn ! Well seen and presented.

17 Jan 2013 11:25pm

Jojigirl from Badian, Philippines

a variety of the palm plant. there's one called buri palm whose leaves can be woven into fans...

18 Jan 2013 2:30am

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Lol. Where's the Tin Men?

18 Jan 2013 3:17am

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

I definitely see the resemblance you're referring to. Beautiful textures and verdant color!

18 Jan 2013 3:52am

Spright from Small Town, South Africa

Wonderful palms, such interesting shapes, the green looks so cool.

18 Jan 2013 5:35am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Génial le découpage de la feuille ce fait comme de la dentelle.

18 Jan 2013 6:25am

Julie L. Brown from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

That would be a cool plant to have in the garden!

18 Jan 2013 11:10am

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful composition. Nice details. :)

18 Jan 2013 2:58pm

L'Angevine from Angers, France

intéressant ces verts

18 Jan 2013 4:04pm

rian from vestavia hills, United States

ah, these look familiar.. :) nice catch.

18 Jan 2013 5:19pm

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

Indeed, you are right! This is exactly how they look! I'm not particularly inspired by them as they are, but included in an arrangement on a plot of land, they look different.

20 Jan 2013 2:17pm