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Just to let you know we have some new challenges starting Monday 1st July 2019, you can find more details here:

New TIPF Challenges

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Don't forget ... last few days to post in August In Focus Challenge. Deadline midnight on Sunday 31st August for your entries (a maximum of 4) in the latest monthly TIPF IN FOCUS challenge.

http://www.tipf.co.uk/forums/topic/29342-tipf-in-focus-august-2019-open-theme/

Good Luck  everyone ...;)

The Weekly Caption 26/08/2019

All you have to do is add a caption - or two if you fancy.....

http://www.tipf.co.uk/forums/topic/30771-the-weekly-caption-26082019/

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Entries close for this weeks Alphabet image at midnight Sunday 22nd September ... Post a pic taken this week  ...  How  unusual a subject beginning with 'L' can you come up with eh? .;)

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5 hours ago, CMunzel said:

Poppies are indigenous to your area?

I would say this one possibly is but not sure about the others

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The first one reminds me of an oriental poppy.

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Excellent shots. I like to see a load of rogue poppies that have seeded themselves in a rape field. The contrast between the startling red and dazzling yellow makes for a great photo.

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5 hours ago, Nikonmike said:

I would say this one possibly is but not sure about the others

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That’s interesting. I’ve been reading John Lewis-Stempel’s books, in particular one about traditional farming practices in England called The Running Hare where he talks about poppies (and other wild plants) growing in corn fields in the past.  I suspect the author would also take pleasure in “rogue poppies” in a canola field like David.

 Flanders Poppies are used to commemorate Remembrance Day here in Australia so I assumed they were native to Flanders not England. They are always red not pink/purple like your second photo. 

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