103509 437A15 7DC45C 89C317 9E5DC1 A6777F CC8EE1 FFF8FF

Share this photo on Twitter Share this photo on Facebook

Purple Onion Flower (Allium)

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 18 June 2020 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Photo captured May 23, 2020.

NIKON D7000 1/125 second F/8.0 ISO 902 92 mm

New photos posted on most Mondays through Thursdays.
All photos are copyrighted and may not be reproduced or distributed without my expressed, written consent.

Spotlight Images

Martine Girard from Brest, France

Jolies petites fleurs qui forment un bouquet.

18 Jun 2020 5:18am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Very nice and delicious

18 Jun 2020 5:23am

By Marie from Entre By Marie et L, France

Like a balloon of flowers. Beautiful shot Steven.

18 Jun 2020 5:23am

Dreams come true from Utrecht, Netherlands

Beautiful all the little flowers from the gorgeous purple Onion .

18 Jun 2020 5:56am

lisl from Bath, United Kingdom

I have never looked into one of these before, Steven, just seen them as a whole, so thank you, Steven

18 Jun 2020 6:40am

jpla from Anjou, France


18 Jun 2020 6:52am

Annima from Toulouse, France

Belle macro

18 Jun 2020 6:53am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Very nice picture.

18 Jun 2020 7:04am

jean pierre from Paris, France

belle macro!!

18 Jun 2020 7:19am

Claudine/canelle from Lorient, France

Superbe !!!
Bonne journée

18 Jun 2020 7:23am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Vraiment beau et j'aime beaucoup ton choix de cadrage.
Bonne journée Steven

18 Jun 2020 7:50am

Maryse from bordeaux, France

Une belle sphère fleurie magnifiquement mise en valeur avec ton cadrage et ce beau bokeh qui mérite un spotlight sur la blogosphère ! 5*
Bonne journée Steven

18 Jun 2020 7:58am

Maryse from bordeaux, France

oups, j'ai oublié les étoiles !

18 Jun 2020 7:58am

@Maryse: Merci beaucoup!

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Very beautiful !
Bravo !

18 Jun 2020 8:00am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Goodness gracious great balls of blossom. Beautifully captured in the sunlight

18 Jun 2020 9:25am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Love how you filled the frame here.

18 Jun 2020 10:06am

Florence from Bretagne, France


18 Jun 2020 10:08am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

A very nice close look at this excellent flower Steven.

18 Jun 2020 10:43am

Rose from United States

It is beautiful.

18 Jun 2020 11:32am

Devi from Chennai, India

A lovely splash of purple!! Looks gorgeous !!!

18 Jun 2020 2:42pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

What a gorgeous close up of this allium!

18 Jun 2020 2:45pm

Daniel from Perpignan, France

C'est beau à en pleurer !!!!

18 Jun 2020 3:08pm

Abby from Casciago, Italy

Oh, almost a firework!

18 Jun 2020 4:46pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb framing and colors .

18 Jun 2020 5:27pm

willy from Belgium

une belle fleur photogénique Steven

une image de toute beauté


18 Jun 2020 5:28pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Joli cadrage de cette fleur remplie de petites étoiles. C'est magnifique.

18 Jun 2020 6:04pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

bien ce cadrage

18 Jun 2020 6:18pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

We have a lot of allium in our garden. I just came in from photographing one.
This is a lovely composition. 5*

18 Jun 2020 7:51pm

helys from Paris, France


18 Jun 2020 7:51pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

This is stunning! A fabulous close up image. Beautifully photographed. I love it! 5*

18 Jun 2020 7:53pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

It's like a dandelion on steroids. Cool find.

18 Jun 2020 7:58pm

yo from Ile de France, France

Deux couleurs secondaires en harmonie !

18 Jun 2020 8:33pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine close up of this pretty blossom. Very nice.

18 Jun 2020 10:39pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

nice balance between purple and green as well as between sharp and blurred

19 Jun 2020 12:14am

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

Onion flowers are so gorgeous! I love your off set composition!

19 Jun 2020 1:58am

Ginnie Hart from Netherlands

I had never seen one of these, Steven, till I got yo Europe. I absolutely love them.

19 Jun 2020 4:49am

jeanmadis from CHONBURI, Thailand

Superbe cette rosace, joliment composée de petites étoiles mauves.

19 Jun 2020 6:40am

CrashRyan from NJ/NYC, United States

Looks like Fourth of July fireworks!

19 Jun 2020 9:56am

Joëlle from France

Un bien joli feu d'artifice dans son écrin de verdure :)

19 Jun 2020 10:06am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Wunderful is this macro of the allium

19 Jun 2020 10:44am

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful purple colour. Gorgeous flower and lovely details. Excellent. :)

19 Jun 2020 1:49pm

Remus from Portugal

Wonderful capture.
Excellent and impressive macro!

19 Jun 2020 2:34pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful frame, focus, DOF & colors!
L O V E L Y !!!!

19 Jun 2020 7:35pm

yoshimiparis from France

I forgot how vegetables can make very pretty flowers

20 Jun 2020 6:39am

Jean-Louis Guianvarc'h from Valence d'Albigeois, France

Superbe cadrage!

20 Jun 2020 4:02pm

Urspo from Phoenix, United States

Wow. I did not recognize such right away.

21 Jun 2020 2:42pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

i love it when that happens. it's been several years since i've seen one.

23 Jun 2020 8:53pm

karla from Omaha, United States

Oh! I love your allium. The purple and green such a good combo. Great macro!

26 Jun 2020 3:52am

The Yum List from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Does it really grow an onion?

30 Jun 2020 5:46am