Photographer's Note

It was sheer joy this weekend to watch the Brahma Kamala in my garden bloom in the night.
Brahma kamala is identified as a flower from India. It blossoms during night time only, once a year during monsoon months. .It has a breath taking fragrance. The plant belongs to the cactus family and said to be common in Himalayan region. It Closes its petals by morning. Its scientific name is Epiphyllum oxypetalum. It is also called as ‘midnight flower’ or ‘Queen of the night’.

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  • Copyright: Vandana Murthy (VMP) (0)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2011-07-01
  • Categories: Nature
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2011-07-04 1:44
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