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Silver Nerved Fittonia

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 17 July 2018 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

The Fittonia Plant (Nerve Plant/Mosaic Plant) is native to the tropical rainforests of Central and South America. It gets its nicknames, Nerve Plant or Mosaic Plant, because of the distinct veined appearance of its beautiful ornamental leaves. These veins are always a different color than the rest of the leaf and can be white, pink or silver. The leaves of a Fittonia are about 2” long, green in color, and are attached to fuzzy stems.

Photo captured September 23, 2014.

NIKON D7000 1/500 second F/5.6 ISO 400 105 mm

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tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Détails très prononcés. Magnifique.

17 Jul 2018 5:14am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Quite pretty

17 Jul 2018 5:32am

Devi from Chennai, India

wonderful closeup and details here :)))))))))))))))))))))))Love those veins :)

17 Jul 2018 5:39am

Michael Skorulski from Toronto, Canada

A plant just made for a detailed image that you have composed. Excellent.

17 Jul 2018 6:03am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Nice close-up on this leaves

17 Jul 2018 6:31am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

The closer we look, the more there is to see.

17 Jul 2018 7:01am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Très belle lumière et teintes, et superbe graphisme.
Bonne journée Steven

17 Jul 2018 7:07am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Belles ces feuilles ! j'aime

17 Jul 2018 8:26am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

You do these foliage shots so well. The backlight on that leaf is perfect

17 Jul 2018 9:14am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

Excellent detail on the foliage.

17 Jul 2018 9:59am

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

YOu have really brought out the lovely textured details beautifully

17 Jul 2018 10:36am

Maria-Lina from Brownsburg Chatham, Canada

Coucou, belle prise, un superbe feuillage, c'est tout beau! Bise, bon mardi tout doux!

17 Jul 2018 11:08am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

beautifully captured

17 Jul 2018 11:55am

Don from Spokane, United States

A great looking pattern in these leaves.

17 Jul 2018 2:59pm

Remus from Portugal

Great level of detail and with a very fresh look.

17 Jul 2018 4:13pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

An excellent image that shows off the veining perfectly. The pink and green work well together.

17 Jul 2018 4:19pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Good light !

17 Jul 2018 4:26pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful framing of the plant with light.

17 Jul 2018 4:31pm

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

excellent close up!

17 Jul 2018 5:27pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

such pretty patterns in nature

17 Jul 2018 5:36pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


17 Jul 2018 6:44pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

These leaves are just beautiful! I love how some of the veins are white and some are pink. A gorgeous image!

17 Jul 2018 7:41pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Fantastique forme de la plante et le veine quelle vue et effet superbe
Belle soirée

17 Jul 2018 8:19pm

London Caller from United Kingdom

I used to have the pink one and the white one in Malaysia :)
Do you have torenia? They're fun to grow too.

17 Jul 2018 9:29pm

The Yum List from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Pink veins on one side and white on the other - nature surely is a marvel.

17 Jul 2018 10:44pm

Michael Rawluk from Canada

A nice interplay of light and shadow.

17 Jul 2018 11:12pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Beautiful plants.

18 Jul 2018 1:32am

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

Certainly a beautiful thing as photographed by yourself! The back light on the main leaf is gorgeous!

18 Jul 2018 3:50am

rem_la from Villiers, France

joli jeu de lumiere

18 Jul 2018 4:32am