Saturday, March 23, 2013

Q0255 Ipomoea nil leaf

Q0255 Ipomoea nil leaf by Gerris2
Q0255 Ipomoea nil leaf, a photo by Gerris2 on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
Note the pure white areas of the variegated leaf, known as crystal variegation in Japan. There is a lack of chlorophyll in both upper and lower layers of the leaf tissue causing these whit patches.

Nikon D70
Micro-NIKKOR 3.5/55mm