Repeating Patterns in Nature

Challenge #90 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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If we look around, we can see many examples of nature using repeating patterns, on leaves, flowers, seed pods, tidal marks at the beach, clouds in the sky, sedimentary rocks,.... Show us your interesting examples of these patterns. Where possible, the patterns should be outside in the natural environment. Macro and close-up shots welcome. Size, 1,600px MAXIMUM
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Submitted: Saturday, 15th March, 2014 19:59 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 4th May, 2013
Focal length: 600 mm
Shutter speed: 1/400 sec
Aperture: F6.3
ISO: 100
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