Return to moorhen home page
Return to section index
Images in Ultraviolet (UV) Light
Flowers & Leaves Page 13
Ref: horse chestnut natural in uv.jpg
Ref: horse chestnut red in uv.jpg
Ref: blue iris in uv.jpg
Ref: blue iris mottled centre in uv.jpg
The UV on the lower petal is dark where the flower appears
almost white in a counter-intuitive comparison.
Ref: blue iris yellow centre in uv.jpg
Stunningly unexpected dark lower petal given it's
vibrant natural light colours and apparently same light
blue as the upper leaves. Other patterns of Iris
show similar unexpected mis-matches.
Comments and requests for image use
To make a comment, ask for information or to request a full
resolution image, send us an email including the reference or
the date for the image you are interested in.
All initial contacts should be made using the icon below:-