Bubble Bath

The Beauty of Plants
Bubble Bath by Minghui Yuan

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Photographer: Minghui Yuan (see profile)
Competition: Competition 11
Category: The Beauty of Plants
Location: Wuhan City, China


In spring, when sunshine is sufficient, Spirogyra (a green algae) can produce large amounts of oxygen bubbles via photosynthesis. Salvinia natans (floating aquatic fern) then emerges and becomes the dominant plant by blocking sunlight to the algae below.


Finalist - The Beauty of Plants