Stylus from the flower of a Scilla sp. with pollen from a closeby Crocus sp. Stacked image based on 120 exposures paper diffused flash, gerogon assembled in Zerene stacker (only Pmax), cleaned in Gimp, slightly cropped.
Pulsatilla vulgaris - the Pasque flower. Softly hairy, flowers are carried in spring, upright at first then nodding as the flower ages. The pale to deep purple, bell-shaped flowers have a boss of yellow stamens surrounding a central, purple stigma.