images.
from photographer Yvette Cardozo


"cottony filaments," or "tomentum," a natural webbing produced by grape...

Available Comp Size: 466 x 700 Download Comp
Caption: "cottony filaments," or "tomentum," a natural webbing produced by grape plants as the bud emerges to protect against insects.
Location: BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA
Copyright: © Yvette Cardozo
Release Available: Y
Photographer Code: VANC_0246A
AGPix ID: AGPix_Cardozo_1934
Digital Original
Comments: The first budding flower blooms of grapes growing in late spring on the vine at Vista D'oro, a small family owned winery and grape orchard south of Vancouver, British Columbia in Langley, just north of the US-Canada border. The spiderweb-like threads are "cottony filaments," or "tomentum," a natural webbing produced by the plant as the bud emerges to protect against insects. The blooming bud is called "bud breaks."

Each catalog image is legally protected by U.S. & International copyright laws and may NOT be used for reproduction in any manner without the explicit authorization of the respective copyright holders.
Yvette Cardozo
14821 255 Ave. SE
Issaquah WA 98027-8332

Phone:
425 391-0770

Fax:
888 726-8992

Email:
ycardozo@cardozohirsch.com

Website:
http://www.cardozohirsch.com

Contact:
Bill Hirsch

» More information about Yvette Cardozo

» Add to Address Book

View All Images by Yvette Cardozo
Woman photographs ice formations at Ash Cave, one of several caves with waterfalls in the Hocking Hills State Park system in Ohio, USA.
© Yvette Cardozo
Young kava plant, which is in the pepper family.
© Yvette Cardozo