Men decorating wooden arch with kantuta flowers ( Cantua buxifolia ) for San Santiago festival , Taquile Island , Peru
The kantuta flower is the national flower of Peru, the shrubs that produce them are common around Lake Titicaca. These arches will decorate the stone arches that divide the island into its 6 administrative districts.
Photograph ID: TaquileFestival2009D4
Photo © James Brunker, Magical Andes Photography
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Photograph size: 21.0 Mpixels (60.2 MB uncompressed) - 5616x3744 pixels (18.7x12.4 in / 47.5x31.7 cm at 300 ppi)
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